Kitchen magic tricks that definitely make a packet cake mix taste even better than store-bought cakes!
You have plenty of cake mix in your cupboard but no idea what to make something out of it, right? Guess what, we’re sharing with you these easy-to-follow tricks that for sure will turn those mixes into superb and tummy-favourite homemade cakes!READ MORE Treat Yo’ Self: 100 Reasons To Eat Cake!
1. Add an Extra Egg
Instead of just 2, add 3 to 4 whole eggs for a richer taste and fluffy texture.
2. Add a teaspoon of vanilla extract
Freshen up the cake mix with a dash of vanilla extract for better flavour.
3. Substitute Milk for Water
Instead of water, pour in a whole milk into your cake mix for a denser texture like homemade.
4. Use Melted Butter Instead of Oil
Butter is better than oil for a richer taste.
5. Add a Tablespoon of Mayonnaise
Mayonnaise is essentially made of oil, egg and vinegar, adding it to your cake mix is a classic trick. the oil makes the cake tender, the egg makes the cake moist, and the acid in the vinegar really brings out the cake’s flavour.
6. Grate In Some Lemon or Orange Zest
Lemon or orange zest makes your cake crave-worthy because it boosts the cake’s flavour too!
7. For Chocolate Cakes, add a teaspoon of Coffee
If you’re baking chocolate cakes, add some coffee into it. Not only it does boost the chocolate flavour, coffee is another prime replacement for water in cake mix.
8. Substitute Water for Coconut Milk
Just like whole milk, Coconut milk makes your cake denser and fluffier
And there you go! Try these tricks now and bake a cake that you can enjoy at the comforts of your home.