Rice Cooker Chocolate Cake

Recipe by circle3
READY IN: 1hr 5mins
YIELD: 1 cake




  • Add together the dry ingredients: 1.5 cups white flour, 1/2 cup raw sugar, 4 tablespoons dark cocoa (powdered chocolate), 1 teaspoon baking soda, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/4 teaspoon double acting baking powder (leave out for heavier cake).
  • Mix dry ingredients well.
  • Add wet ingredients to the mixture: 90 ml of sunflower oil (any oil may be used),1/2 teaspoon vanilla, 1 tablespoon vinegar, 1 cup of water.
  • Mix well till smooth, about 1 minute, do not over work batter.
  • Pour batter into the greased rice cooker bowl.
  • Set rice cooker to 'slow' if possible for 60 minutes and start cooker (if your cooker does not have a slow setting don't worry).
  • Some rice cookers will go to warm cycle after 5 minutes, allow cooker to be in that mode for a few minutes (like preheating) then restart timer for remainder time to equal 60 minutes total cook time.
  • Check cake at 45 minutes.
  • Cake is finished when a toothpick comes out clean from edges and center of cake.
  • Take rice cooker bowl out of machine when cake is finished cooking, and allow the cake to cool in the bowl for 15 minutes before removing.
  • To remove the cake put flat plate on the top the rice cooker bowl and invert bowl in a smooth motion.
  • Sprinkle with powdered sugar or top with your favourite frosting.
  • Try not to eat the whole cake in 1 seating!