Also, we just started to shoot videos, so check out my recent Castella video recipe. All chocolate because the girls like chocolate. It is delicious and fun to make. It’s very easy to make so I hope you will like these steamed cake. Hi, I want to try steam cake as I am not good at baking. Thanks for your suggestion! I saw your cakes, and i would love to try them all. How to prevent the steamed cake from sticking to the liner? Yummy and healthy recipe. I couldn’t be happier to hear how much joy and excitement my recipe has brought to you. It worked out well. I would suggest enjoying this on the same day. Hi Anaanya! Wish I could help, but it’s hard to tell as I wasn’t there…. My family and I love the chocolate steamed cake and in fact, we find that it tastes nicer than what was sold outside. Hi Shek! How to Render Perfect White Lard from Pork Fat, How to Cook Small Sago Pearls-Translucent & Chewy, Simple Version Caramel Nian Gao (a.k.a. I’m happy to hear you enjoy this recipe. I hope you enjoyed your partner’s band on NYE. We loved them I used the regular steaming method and it was quick and easy. Hi Devie! Hi Nami, after I tried your green tea cake I tried your chocolate cake too. I noticed the last two times, I had big air pockets. Glad to hear you bought the cupcake liners. Enjoy banana one! And no, the chocolate chip won’t melt. It may change the texture. How big is your mushipan’s diameter? It says “vegetable oil” in the US. I didn’t ask how long to steam as it depends on the pan size… Insert a bamboo skewer in the center of the steamed cake to check doneness. , If you look at my Green Tea Steamed Cake pictures, I have some air pockets too (https://www.justonecookbook.com/recipes/green-tea-steamed-cake/). I recommend making two different batches. Did you put the cloth on the lid, making sure the condensation won’t drop onto the steamed cake? Hi! I’ve never tried it with the muffin tray. Can you cook these cakes in a steam basket. . Thank you for this recipe! Thank you for sharing your cooking experience with us! My liners are not special ones, and they are just typical liners. Thank you so much for your feedback! I wonder why you use ramekin instead of non stick muffin/cupcake pan?will it give different result? Add sugar and mix well. :0, Well demonstrated recipe! Tried making it 5/6times on different day. Take sugar, oil, milk, vanilla,egg in a bowl and mix well. You can make them fresh whenever you want to eat them. Small cubes require to cook for 13-15 mins, which is roughly same time as steam cake. It doesn’t have to be glass, as long as it’s oven/micorwave-safe dishes. Steamed cake recipes 180. cabbage filipino pork rice cooker cake steamed sponge cake steamed cream cheese cake Donna Mondrey "Puto Pao"♥️ (Filipino steamed cakes) all purpose flour • sugar • Baking powder • eggs • veg. I use an American large egg, which is roughly 50 grams. So I’m glad you figured out what works for you. Hi Nami, I live in Japan and cannot get all purpose flour. Increase the cooking time based on the size of your loaf pan. It will take a while for the whole steamed cake to be hot, and then slowly cook inside… hope it will be okay. Also can I steam it in a bowl to make a big one? Is it supposed to be sticky? Thank you so much for visiting my website and wow you already made these steamed cakes! For this way of cooking, actually. , Is it possible to steam cup cakes in a traditional steamer? Thanks. I am sooo glad I found your site. I’m so excited! I’m sorry it didn’t come out well. Have you tried this using wholemeal flour before? Yes, you can. I made the green tea steamed cakes 3 times already(the recipe is beyond cute-4 little ones) and I just made the cocoa ones this morning and used yogurt instead of milk. It was very quick and easy! I don’t recommend, and here’s some good article from a fellow blogger: https://sallysbakingaddiction.com/baking-powder-vs-baking-soda/, Another question, does it matter if I use double acting baking powder instead of normal one? Yes, you can steam in the steamer. The Japanese steamed cakes are made with very simple ingredients: flour (all-purpose flour or cake flour), baking powder, eggs, milk, sugar, and neutral-flavored oil (such as vegetable oil). Tried but failed. Grease the base and sides of an 8-inch (20-cm) round or square cake pan, and line the base and sides with greaseproof paper. Making these soft, light, spongy Japanese steamed cake (Mushi-pan) is surprisingly easy. It doesn’t really rise like a dome. I’m glad you enjoyed this recipe. A very simple japanese cake recipe. Not smooth surface – did you cover the lid with towel? Thank you so much for sharing your recipe, it is easy to follow and it is quick to make . Did you make any changes for ingredients, cooking setup, the technique that I wrote in the recipe? I’m sorry but I had never tried this recipe without eggs… . The biggest difference between these cakes and muffins is that these delicious little treats are steamed instead of baked. baking powder ½ tsp salt 2 egg yolks ¾ cup white sugar, divided ⅓ cup water ⅓ cup evaporated milk ¼ tsp vanilla 2 egg whites ⅓ cup grated cheddar cheese Panlasang Pinoy Recipes™.This steamed rice cake is a classic Pinoy snack that will make you pick one more! Nami, I am so happy I found your site. If you wanted to add vanilla how much should we add. In a large jug, beat the eggs, evaporated milk and vanilla essence with 75ml (3fl oz) water. You can use 1 tsp matcha powder for this recipe. I didn’t substitute any of the ingredients and the amounts of each ingredient is the same. Other question, if I want to make 6 mushipan, it means 1.5 recipe, can I use 2 eggs? Now I can get all my favourite Japanese home cooking without bugging my mother! Unfortunately, it’s not meant for baking. . I’d love to help you, but I don’t have any clue… sorry about that. Take off fire and slightly cool, add the beaten eggs and stir until well mixed. Hi Kay! Hi Amery! Is it supposed to be like this? can I use small aluminum molder instead of glass ramekin? My kids loved them. Should be pretty much same, I hope? xo. Thanks again for posting them. Thank you so much for trying this recipe! Is it too much baking powder or I cooked it too long? =). I apologize for my late response. Don't over mix. I love it but it was not as soft and spongy as I expected. As sugar was expensive back then, the Japanese included small chunks of Japanese sweet potatoes (Satsumaimo) to sweeten the steamed cakes. Although you kind of need to know the recipe name (doesn’t have to be perfect match). Hi mamahachi-san! STEAMED CONDENSE MILK CAKE (NO OVEN NEEDED) The Skinny Pot cornstarch, baking powder, unsalted butter, all-purpose flour and 4 more Tres Leches Cake (Milk Cake Recipe) Bakealish salt, castor sugar, cocoa powder, milk, all purpose flour, vanilla extract and 7 more I don’t think it’s due to the brands of flour (I like both KA and TJ and use both). Hope that helps! xo. 3 Off the heat, add in the remaining hot water gradually, then heat up again until caramel has melted. They're done when a skewer inserted comes out clean without wet batter. Does your cupcake pan fit in your frying pan? Kuih Bakul), How to Cook Traditional Red Bean Paste for Mooncake, Pandan Cotton Sponge Cake-As soft as cotton, Kuih Bengkang/Bingka Tepung Beras (Rice Flour Version Kuih Bengkang), Steamed Corn Custard Pao (Chinese Steamed Bun), Kuih Bahulu/Bahulu Egg Sponge Cakes (Soft Reduced Sugar Version). The steamed cakes will be soft and spongy again! Happy Holidays! 11 Steamed caramel cake is ready to be served! Can you suggest a substitute for egg? The rest of the ingredients respectively add 1 level too, will this be fine? I use the glass ramekins to hold the liners. , Hi I don’t have ramekins. You have no idea how much your kind words mean to me! Hi Nami, do you think I can use white whole wheat flour for this steamed cake? I use good dutch cocoa powder and it is bitter but that’s how it should be and mix with sugar to balance out in baked recipes. Hi Kayla! My kids love it, Hi S! Hi Selene! Thank you for the recipe. Put a cupcake liner in glass ramekins and divide the batter into the cupcake liners. Preheat oven to 350°F. My mixture wasn’t smooth, lumps of flour afraid to overmix.. how to ensure smooth mixture with just a whisk to whisk oil milk, egg and sugar? You can put directly to the ramekin if you prefer. The only thing probably was I used an actual teaspoon / tablespoon (instead of a measuring spoon) to measure the amount of oil and milk. I’m confident that this recipe works, as I make this myself often and many readers have successfully made it and shared their creations on social media or via email with us since 2011. We’re so glad to hear you enjoyed the Mushi Pan! Thank you so much for your kind feedback! . Don’t put too much though. Maybe you missed that entry because of that. At most 24 hours. Just a few doubts. Place the glass ramekins in the boiling water and cook covered on the lowest heat for 8 minutes. When it’s steamed properly it stays soft but when you give intense heat, it just hard to undo. We can do it in a steamer, but ideally, we want to conduct heat gently, which is why we use the water bath method. Hi Lou! If Puto is steamed then probably similar. This time I put ganache in the middle. However, the flavor and texture will be different. Hope this video is helpful. Thanks for trying this recipe! Thank you for sharing such a great recipe! Thank you for trying this recipe and so glad you enjoyed it! Because of gluten sensitivity I tried rice, rice/potatoe starch, rice/tapioca and we liked the rice/potatoe and rice/tapioca flours to sub for the 1/2 cup of flour. Thanks for your kind feedback. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed this recipe! I’ll be happy to help you if you could share some pictures and describe a bit more about the problem. I have some readers tried this recipe in the steamer instead of the water bath, and they said it worked perfectly. I’m sorry yours didn’t come out well. Do you have any suggestions on how to make this if I don’t have ramekins? It has a bitter, “tinny” flavor when biting into the food. If you make this recipe, snap a pic and hashtag it #justonecookbook — We love to see your creations on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter! 1 Line 6″ bamboo steamer with parchment paper. Im looking for food to feed my baby! But I use my rice cooker to make them, the steaming tray holds four silicon cupcake moulds just right . One thing though – I find it quite a dry cake, but it’s still more moist than a piece of bread I spread butter and kaya (egg jam) on it and it tasted wonderful. How do you make a sweet potato version of the steamed cakes? Hi Gracey! I only have Japanese Cheesecake at this point (although we don’t call it so in Japan…). It wasn’t too thick but not too lose either. That’s great! Are you using frozen or fresh or canned corn kernels? Can u conform which fruit will be used in Steam cake, Hi Sudhakar! Thanks in advance and God Bless, Hi Annette! So happy you got to figure it out. Hi Rhianna! Hi Linda! I look forward to new IP ones! Only possible difference yours and mine are flour and egg. And stay in touch with me on Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube, and Instagram for all the latest updates. Can i use sugar sub (like stevia, aspartame etc.) will try adding banana next! I am wondering how long can these steam cakes last under room temperature? Would it work in a loaf pan? Add chocolate chips and mix until combined. In the late 1980s, convenience stores in Japan started to sell Cheese Mushi-pan (チーズ蒸しパン) and Chocolate Mushi-pan (チョコ蒸しパン) that became really popular. Hi Steffie! I’ve made Chinese steamed cake before, but it’s more steps and required to take out my electric hand mixer, so I got lazy making it! It may release some moisture while heating up, so I recommend defrosting under water and drain first before using them. . Hi Kristina! If you are going to use a frying pan method like me, you will need a few frying pan, or in your case I’d suggest to use a steamer since that can hold many pieces inside. Sorry if I asked too many question. Thanks. What is Japanese cake you are referring too? As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. In a medium bowl, combine all-purpose flour and baking powder and whisk well to combine (shortcut for sifting). Hi Nami, I’ve tried your recipe today and 3 variations. I made the chocolate ones. I also didn’t have ramekins, and a trip to TJ Maxx and Ross’ brought me home with Anchor Hockings 1 c. Glass containers with lids, which came in sets of 4! . One (or maybe two) reader told me she/he tried it. Is it okay if I substitute the flour to self raising flour, and only use the egg white? Hi Rachel! I am planning to sell your recipe but i create different flavors such as blueberry and cream cheese delight. thank you very much . Hope this helps…, This recipe looks great and it’s steamed ,easy for a beginner like me . I am looking forward to making them. . Easy and so delicious. Hi Yyumi! After WWII, when a massive amount of wheat flour was imported from the U.S., and the Japanese started to eat more bread. In a pan, combine the evaporate milk, butter and milo powder milk. I am a cake decorator and curious how would this steam cake would hold up to being cut to Petite Four style and dipped in warm fondant? Choose savory or sweet based on the ingredients you use. Hi JC! Hi, I just made these yesterday…but made variations to make them eggless. Might have to make my daughter a steamed chocolate cake for her birthday as shops are now closed! Thank you! So happy you liked this recipe. I was wondering if you have any tips for adding banana to the basic cake? I think my rice cooker comes with steamer option too but I haven’t paid attention to that option yet. Turned out soft and not too sweet; it tasted like pancake! Thanks Laura. Thank you for your kind feedback, Ren! Or is it the steam heat? . Thank yoy very much for sharing this amazing recipe. Thanks so much for your kind feedback. Yay! It means so much to me! Cover the lid with a kitchen towel to prevent condensation (please don’t skip!). , I made these 蒸しパン – and they turned out so well! Thank you for trying this recipe! is it the same cooking time? Thank you for letting me know! Did you mean to mix it until the chips melt into the batter? In a medium bowl, combine all-purpose flour, baking powder and cocoa powder, and whisk well to combine (shortcut for sifting). Hi Innz! This cake … I don’t know what type of cake you’re in mind, but if you want to make a western-style cake, I don’t think it will work. Thank you very much for sharing your tip with us! yet. Hi Rica! I got raves already from my friends. Will you know what did I do wrong? All images and content on this site are copyright protected. Hi Vanessa! But then I tried to experiment with some mashed banana added in the dough and it was such a failure! It’s energy-efficient, too! In a medium bowl, beat egg with milk, water and vanilla. Hope you enjoy! Hi Manda! And cook in rice cooker sounds excellent! ???? I just made the double chocolate version, following your recipe completely. I’m happy to hear you enjoyed them. Yeah, no oven necessary! Thank you so much for your simple easy and tasty recipe. My cupcakes got wet on the bottom & when I take then out, I see about 1cm of water inside. Or do you skip baking powder? Could be double amount of time. Thank you for trying this recipe. I have used both canned corn or frozen ones. I wanna ask if i need to make chocolate mushi pan for about 20 pcs or more. This is such a good recipe! Hi Mimi! At what temperature and how much longer? I’ve never used it, but you can use a bamboo steamer to steam these cakes. It’ll take a bit longer though. I had never tried Kaya before but heard of it many times. But he has not tried cow’s milk yet. I think you probably put a little too much water in the pan. I used small Chinese porcelain cups in a steamer and they turned out so pretty. Since you already cooked and mashed the sweet potatoes, you don’t have to cook it through. Hi! Heehee.. you are true Japanese! Hmmm depending on which type you make. I hope I can try that one day… thank you for your kind feedback! Fill a large frying pan with water about ½ inch (1.3 cm) deep. Haha, massive mochi like? Thanks for your feedback! I love the idea of a small batch of muffins for a quick, warm snack for the kiddos. . i have the normal white baking dish type of ramkins. Cover the lid with a kitchen towel to prevent condensation (please don’t skip!Fill a large frying pan with water about ½ inch (1.3 cm) deep. Your email address will not be published. Sounds delicious!! Put a cupcake liner in glass ramekins and divide the batter into the cupcake liners. How much vanilla extract do I need to add to the basic recipe? I am so sorry for my late response. I’ve never used just honey so I’m not too sure. . So your steam recipe is wonderful, even I can make it haha.. When it comes to evaporated milk, there are plenty of possibilities. Really happy to hear it turned out well. Don’t worry about cooking time – each stove top, frying pan, cups… they are all different and those affect cooking time. Also, do you wrap the steamer’s lid with a kitchen towel? N so easy my 5 yr old made it herself ???? Follow the recipie and cook for 8 minutes as stated instead of 15. In Japan, an oven in the kitchen is not a common thing, so you can relate the cooking style to Japanese ones while American (Australian too?) I’m so happy to hear you enjoy my website. Hi NamiI tried the basic recipe this morning for breakfast. , https://www.justonecookbook.com/recipes/castella/. Add the beaten eggs into the slightly cold evaporated milk mixture and stir till well mix. Was the water almost gone? Just 2 days, but you will need to steam it again to make it fluffy. Hi Silei! I bought cupcake liners and put them on the muffin tin and steam it. Ganache in the middle of chocolate steamed cakes sound so delicious! Hi Nami, just wondering can I use normal muffin tin to steam? If you try, please let us know how it is! In a small bowl, whisk the egg, milk, sugar, and vegetable oil together until combined and sugar is dissolved. Thank you for trying this recipe. When I first came to the US, I didn’t know how to measure with a cup correctly and I’ve made the same mistake. Is it the same as the basic one, just add cubes of sweet potatoes? . Just a qn..it came out a little harder than those storebought. Best cassava cake recipe panlasang pinoy. I’ll consider making green tea steamed cake and share next year. In Philippines where i used to live, we had something like these but they weren’t cupcakes. I put the batter directly into ramekin as I don’t have cupcake liner. Hi Ai! I will continue to make these for a quick dessert or snack especially once school starts up again in the fall. xo. Hi Nami. Hello Nami, your steam cake looks easy and delicious. I’m always justonecookbook.com. if you could help me, i need a recipe for a japanese cake. If yes, how much to fill each cupcake liner and the steaming time is still the same? This is so disappointing … is there a way to re connect so the hundred + recipes i have in my Db?? Well, cooking time will be longer, and outside will cook faster than inner, so make sure inside is cooked through. Aww I’m so happy to hear your daughters enjoyed this recipe! Savory steam cake sounds good. It has a little bit of sweet flavor which I like it. You made with Matcha and now with Anko! If you give my Mushi-Pan recipe a try, let me know. Thanks! I’m curious how it will turn out too. Hi Cerena! Only, I can’t seem to find these recipes when I look in your desserts tab. That’s because ‘Tsubu-an’ (Sweet Azuki Paste) and Condensed Milk contain a lot of Sugar. Also, please note that if you are using a 20cm round stainless steel pan, it will take longer than cupcake size. Specifically Lemon flavor. Hi Jer! I love mushi-pan and need to make this! Posted by Mykitchen101en Team | Mar 16, 2017. I have to punch them up on an internet search. Pour the egg mixture into the flour mixture and mix until just combined and smooth. Maybe you were expecting this to be super soft while this one is not? would it work in a cake pan? But it takes a bit longer to cook. Nami-san! Thank you for your kind feedback. It was my first time trying out a home made cake and it came out beautifully! Pressure Cooker Anko (Red Bean Paste) 粒あん・こしあん (圧力鍋), Easy Mother's Day Recipes for Brunch, Tea or Dinner, https://www.justonecookbook.com/sukiyaki/, https://www.justonecookbook.com/how-to-measure-flour/, https://sallysbakingaddiction.com/baking-powder-vs-baking-soda/. Hi Diem! Hi Mara! Thank you! Thank you for your kind (and funny) feedback! My sister said mushi-pan should have a very fine texture. When you over-mix, it won’t become fluffy and end up with dense texture. My question is, can I steam the mushi-pan in my steamer? , Sukiyaki recipe here: https://www.justonecookbook.com/sukiyaki/, thank you for the recipe I am on a strict gluten and dairy free diet I adjusted the recipe and made it with almond milk and 3/4 quantity of GF flour and it came out amazing !! Hi there, I followed your quantity for the milk but discovered there simply wasn’t enough liquid. However, once I remove the cake from the pot, it starts shrinking. I want to make more than four steam cakes, is it safe to double or triple the recipe? cooking involves the oven a lot. Hi! Arigato for following my blog! It’s a no oven cake just a steamed one which makes life easier.