How To Make Pressure Cooker Chocolate Cake Without Oven Recipe

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Last Updated on May 2, 2022 by Share My Kitchen

Learn how to make Chocolate Cake In a Pressure Cooker at home with a step-by-step easy recipe. If you have fear of making a cake in a pressure cooker, then this post will be so helpful for you.

Using this method you can bake any type of cake-like, red velvet, vanilla, and many more. Believe me, the cake was so yummy and super moist inside. A must-try recipe.

Pressure Cooker Chocolate Cake Recipe


½ cup plus 6 tbsps. All-purpose flour
1 cup caster sugar or granulated
6 tbsp. cocoa powder
½ tsp salt
½ tsp baking soda
½ tsp baking powder
½ tsp instant coffee (optional)
½ cup milk full fat
½ cup hot water
¼ cup veg or canola oil
1 egg
1 tsp vanilla extract/essence
To assemble:
Chocolate frosting
Sugar syrup


1. Remove weight and filter from the lid of the pressure cooker.
2. Place the pressure cooker on the stovetop, add 1 cup of salt, place some steel bowl or heatproof pot, cover and preheat on a medium flame for 5 minutes. Then turn the flame on low.
3. In a bowl, sift together, flour, cocoa, salt, baking soda, and baking powder. Mix to combine.
4. Heat ½ cup of water in the microwave for 40 seconds, add coffee and stir to dissolve. Set this aside.
5. Into the dry ingredients, add egg, milk, vanilla extract, and hot coffee water. Beat on slow speed for 1 minute or until everything is well combined.
6. Pour this mixture into a greased and lined pan. Tap to remove air bubbles.
7. Carefully place this batter into the pressure cooker.
8. Cover and bake on a medium flame for 5 minutes.
9. Then bake for 35-40 minutes on low flame.
10. After 35 minutes insert a toothpick if comes out clean cake is done. If it is not done bake 10-15 more.
11. After 5 minutes, remove the cake from the pressure cooker and let it stand for about 10 minutes to cool.
12. Frost it with chocolate frosting.
13. Enjoy. Good Luck!

How Long Should You Bake Your Cake?

For electric stove bake for 50-60 minutes on low flame.
For gas stove bake for 30-35 minutes on low flame.

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