Did you know Baking is the perfect hobby for spending weekends together as a family?
- It is a form of relaxation which is ideal for parents that spend their entire week swamped up with busy work schedules be it at home or at office.
- It is also a booster for creativity which allows your little ones to explore and run wild with the inner artists in them.
Baking with Astra gives you the yummiest, fluffiest and the most moist bakes with the best texture
Learn to bake some of the easiest, tastiest family favourites with your entire family using Astra, by joining the Facebook/ Instagram live Astra baking Masterclass conducted by chef Dushanthi Madanayake, every Saturday at 4pm.
Watch the live Astra baking masterclass, bake away with your family and stand a chance to win exciting gifts!
All you got to do is send a photo of your baking creations alongside a 1kg Astra tub to Astra Sri Lanka Facebook/Instagram page.
Glimpse some of our easy bake masterclass recipes below and don’t forget to join Astra Baking Masterclass live for more!
- 1.Astra 1/2 cup
- Icing sugar 1/4 cup
- 1 egg yolk
- vanilla 1 teaspoon
- Corn flour 2 tablespoons
- Flour 1 cup
Preheat the Oven at 150c for ten minutes. Cream Astra and Icing sugar together until light and fluffy. Add the egg yolk while mixing. Scrape down sides of the bowl. Add in the vanilla extract. Pour in the corn flour and the flour mixture and mix until incorporated. Add a sheet of parchment paper on the baking tray. Using a piping bag and 2D nozzle pipe the mixture on to the tray in your required shape. Bake the cookies or 15 minutes at 150c.
Astra Chocolate Cake (2Lb)Ingredients
- Astra 200g
- Sugar 200g
- Eggs 4
- flour 150g
- Corn flour 25g
- Chocolate powder 25g
- baking powder 2 teaspoons
- chocolate flavor 2 teaspoons
- Fresh milk 4 tablespoons
Pre heat the oven to 150 Centigrade for ten minutes. In a bowl add the Astra and sugar and beat well. Beat the ingredients in one direction, starting from the lowest speed and gradually increasing until both ingredients are combined well. Once the ingredients are well combined and the mixture has gotten lighter in color, add in one egg at a time and mix well. Once the mixture has been combined well, using a sieve, add in the flour, corn flour, cocoa powder and baking powder and sieve it into the mix. Using a spatula combine all dry ingredients well in the same direction until all ingredients have combined well. Then add in the chocolate flavor and fresh milk and mix the batter well until all ingredients are well combined. Then separate the cake batter in to two cake moulds and bake for 35 to 45 minutes. Once the cakes are baked, decorate with Butter cream icing and chocolate drips as per your liking and serve!