Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake | How to make Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake

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About Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake

Bebinca, Bibik or Bebinka is a traditional Goan dessert, originally has 16 layers . This pudding or layered cake is prepared on Christmas. There are basic ingredients for the recipe, the important being coconut milk and egg yolks. Remember the coconut milk should be thick for better taste.Usually it is a long and tedious process to prepare Bibinca, but here I have done it in a easy way without compromising on the taste.

Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake is a delicious dish which is liked by the people of every age group. Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake by Pooja Nadkarni is a step by step process which is best to understand for the beginners. Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake is a dish which comes from Goa cuisine and is very much popular throughout the worldwide This recipe is perfect to serve 10 people. You can find this dish at almost every restaurant and you can also prepare this at your home. It is an easy recipe which doesn't take so much time. This amazing and mouthwatering Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake takes few minute for the preparation and 70 minute for cooking. The aroma of this Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake make you more hungry and you couldn't stop yourself from having this. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for any party or special occasion then Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake will be the best option for you. The flavor of Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake is unforgettable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake at your weekends and impress your family and friends.

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time70mins
  • Serves10People

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Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake

Ingredients to make Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake

  • All Purpose Flour- 1 1/4 Cup(175 grams)
  • Thick Coconut Milk - 1 Cup(240 Ml)
  • Powder White Sugar 3/4 Cup (120 Grams) + 1/4 cup(40 Grams)
  • Egg Yolks- 6
  • Salted or unsalted butter( better if you use 4 Tablespoons )
  • Nutmeg Powder(or cardamom powder)- 1 Teaspoon
  • Salt A Pinch

How to make Caramelized Bebinca / Goan layered cake

  1. Heat a heavy bottom vessel and add 1/4th cup powdered white sugar and let it heat on medium heat without any water, shaking the vessel in between in circular motion. This will take 1-2 Minutes.
  2. When you see that it gets browned up(not burnt), remove from heat and let it cool. Keep aside.
  3. Grease cake pan( I used rectangular) with butter.
  4. In a big bowl, take coconut milk and sugar and beat well with electric hand beater till sugar is dissolved.(This will take about 1 minute).
  5. Add 1 egg yolk at a time and beat till well mixed. Will take roughly about 2 minutes.
  6. Add 1 tablespoon butter and salt. Beat well for 1 minute. Add flour and beat till it gets mixed well.
  7. Divide this batter into 2 parts by pouring half of it in the caramel. Stir the caramel mixture well.
  8. Don’t worry if it looks lumpy in there. Eventually caramelized sugar will dissolve and the batter will smoothen out. Now you will have white and brown batter.
  9. Eventually caramelized sugar will dissolve and the batter will smoothen out. Now you will have white and brown batter.
  10. Take little white batter and pour into the greased pan. Shake the pan so that the batter settles well and gets spread evenly.( The layer shouldn’t be thick. Not more then quarter of an inch.)
  11. Bake it in the oven for 10 minutes.(Keep a constant watch as the timing may vary depending upon individual oven.) Check by inserting toothpick. It shouldn’t be watery.
  12. Remove out, brush some butter and sprinkle a little nutmeg powder and pour in little of brown batter. (Remember each layer should be very thin.) Bake again for 10 minutes. Remove, brush with butter, sprinkle with nutmeg powder .
  13. Alternate the layers with brown and white, till you are done with both the batters. I used rectangular 5 x 7 inch cake pan . so with this quantity of batter, I got to do 7 layered Bibinca.
  14. Once you are done, let it cool down completely and then flip on a plate.
  15. Cut rectangular or square pieces and enjoy Goan Bibinca.
My Tip: Store the extra pieces in the refrigerator.

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