Birthday Surprise…..

28 Jun

Yeh!!!! Today is my Birthday and I am so happy . My dear Hubby and dear girl surprised me with this beautiful cake. This is the first cake they made together, all the way from scratch. Needless to say, it was Yummy. Though I gave the recipe,  they managed to make it with out my help and decorate beautifully to surprise me.


  1. All purpose flour – 3 cups
  2. Sugar – 2 cups
  3. Butter – 100 gms
  4. Egg – 3
  5. Baking powder – 1 Tbs
  6. Salt a pinch
  7. Vanilla Essence a little

For Sugar icing:

  1. Powdered sugar – 1 cup
  2. Butter – 2 Tsp melted


1. Add all the ingredients one by one and using electric mixer mix it very well. (Butter, sugar, Egg, Flour, Baking powder, Salt,Essence)

2. Pour in to a baking tin and bake in a preheated oven for 20 minutes at 180 C.

3. For the icing, mix sugar and butter in a bowl and just mix with the spoon.

4. After the cake is done allow it to cool. After couple of hours apply the sugar icing on top of cake and decorate it.


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  1. Sushma Mallya

    June 28, 2010 at 9:09 am

    Many many happy returns of the day sri, may all your dreams come true and you get such pleasant surprises every now and then….Really a beautiful cake and your so lucky & blessed to get such a lovely family….loved the 2nd pic with candles…looks yum…..

  2. uma

    June 28, 2010 at 9:51 am

    Many Many Happy Returns of the Day!
    May your life be full of such sweet surprises and joyful moments.
    Thats a beautiful cake! enjoy!

  3. Suman Singh

    June 28, 2010 at 1:04 pm

    Happy Birthday, Sridevi..the cake looks beautiful and delicious..

  4. Priya

    June 29, 2010 at 3:23 am

    Many more happy returns of the day Sri, wat a fabulous cake, very beautiful and u r so lucky and blessed…

  5. vani

    June 29, 2010 at 3:49 am

    Wish u many more happy returns of the day..

  6. vani

    June 29, 2010 at 3:51 am

    cake looks too good devi..
    I have forwarded ur site to many of my friends who are new to cooking.. they r enjoying 🙂

  7. Shriya

    June 29, 2010 at 11:24 am

    Happy b’day and the cake looks absolutely delicious. Nicely baked cake.

  8. Sindhu

    June 29, 2010 at 3:40 pm

    How lovely is that!!! Belated Happy Birthday dear Devi!!! I am sure you had a blast!

  9. praniskitchen

    June 30, 2010 at 10:28 pm

    thats so sweet.. what a lovely treat by ur dear one and little one.. Happy birthday nice cake with lovely decorations sridevi.. hope u had a grt time.. lamps are so attractive

  10. Suja Sugathan

    July 6, 2010 at 10:50 am

    Belated B’day wishes..that’s so sweet.

  11. latha

    July 10, 2010 at 5:04 am

    many happy returns of the day. very nice cake.

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