Maida 1 cup
2 tbsp cocoa powder
1 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
( sift all the above together to mix properly)
1/2 cup canola oil ( or any refined oil)
3/4 cup sugar powder
2 eggs 1 tsp Vanilla essence
1/4 cup orange juice ( or 1/4 cup milk and 1/2 tsp lemon juice)
Mix the above wet ingredients.
Incorporate above dry ones in this taking care not to mix too much.
Bake at 180 C for 25-30 min.
This is basic cake. If you want to make Vanilla Cake then avoid cocoa powder and add equal amount of maida or cornflour or for different flavor you can add custard powder too. Remember 2 tbsp for 1 cup maida 🙂