5 from 11 votes
dates and walnut cake
Eggless Dates and Walnut Loaf Cake
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
40 mins
Total Time
50 mins
 

Eggless Dates and Walnut Loaf Cake is a healthier, soft and moist cake that is perfect for your tea time bakes.

Course: Snack
Cuisine: Indian
Servings: 1 loaf pan
Author: sushma iyer
Ingredients
  • 20-25 nos Dates pitted
  • 1 + 1/4 cups Milk
  • 1/2 cup Oil
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 tsp Baking Soda
  • 1/2 tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/3 cup Walnuts
Instructions
  1. Soak the pitted dates in milk for around 3-4 hours until it becomes soft. Blend this to a smooth paste. (Do not add any extra liquid)

  2. To this dates milk paste add the oil and mix everything well.

  3. Meanwhile, sieve all the dry ingredients. Remove out 1 tbsp of the sieved flour to coat the walnuts so that they do not sink while baking. Add the rest of the flour to the wet ingredients in two batches and mix.

  4. Finally, add the walnuts and mix everything well.

  5. Transfer it to a prepared baking loaf tin and bake at 180°C for 35-40 mins

  6. Let it cool completely before slicing.