Chai-spiced bundt cake

Based on 12 ratings

Julie Myers

Editor-in-Chief at Kitchen Stories

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Difficulty

Easy 👌
30
min.
Preparation
60
min.
Baking
45
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-12+
500 g flour
2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp baking soda
1½ tsp salt
3 tbsp cinnamon (divided)
1 tbsp ground ginger
1 tbsp ground cardamom
2 tsp ground nutmeg
1½ tsp clove
1 tsp coriander
460 g butter
290 g Muscovado sugar
2 tsp vanilla extract
eggs
490 g yogurt (full-fat)
160 g confectioner’s sugar
4 tbsp water
75 g decorating sugar
butter for greasing
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • oven
  • large mixing bowl
  • stand mixer or hand mixer with beaters
  • rubber spatula
  • bundt pan
  • cooling rack
  • pastry brush
  • 2 small bowls

Nutrition per serving

Cal
632
Protein
7 g
Fat
38 g
Carb
66 g
  • Step 1/5

    Preheat oven to 175°C/350°F. In a large bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, part of the cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, nutmeg, clove, and coriander.
    • 500 g flour
    • 2 tsp baking powder
    • 1 tsp baking soda
    • 1½ tsp salt
    • 2½ tbsp cinnamon
    • 1 tbsp ground ginger
    • 1 tbsp ground cardamom
    • 2 tsp ground nutmeg
    • 1½ tsp clove
    • 1 tsp coriander
    • oven
    • large mixing bowl

    Preheat oven to 175°C/350°F. In a large bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, part of the cinnamon, ginger, cardamom, nutmeg, clove, and coriander.

  • Step 2/5

    In another large mixing bowl, beat butter, Muscovado sugar, and vanilla together until smooth and fluffy, approx. 2 min. Add eggs one at a time, beating between each addition.
    • 460 g butter
    • 290 g Muscovado sugar
    • 2 tsp vanilla extract
    • eggs
    • large mixing bowl
    • stand mixer or hand mixer with beaters

    In another large mixing bowl, beat butter, Muscovado sugar, and vanilla together until smooth and fluffy, approx. 2 min. Add eggs one at a time, beating between each addition.

  • Step 3/5

    Add half of the flour to the butter mixture and stir. Add the yogurt, stir, then fold in the remaining flour.
    • 490 g yogurt
    • rubber spatula

    Add half of the flour to the butter mixture and stir. Add the yogurt, stir, then fold in the remaining flour.

  • Step 4/5

    Grease the bundt pan well, then scoop the batter into it. Bake for approx. 1 hr. at 175°C/350°F, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Let cake cool for approx. 15 min. before turning it out onto a cooling rack. Let cool for another 30 min.
    • butter for greasong
    • bundt pan
    • cooling rack

    Grease the bundt pan well, then scoop the batter into it. Bake for approx. 1 hr. at 175°C/350°F, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Let cake cool for approx. 15 min. before turning it out onto a cooling rack. Let cool for another 30 min.

  • Step 5/5

    Meanwhile, in a small bowl, whisk together confectioners’ sugar and water until smooth. After the cake has rested out of the pan for approx. 30 min., brush with sugar mixture, working quickly so that the cake stays moist. In another small bowl, combine decorating sugar and remaining cinnamon and sprinkle over moist cake. Slice and enjoy!
    • 160 g confectioner’s sugar
    • 4 tbsp water
    • 75 g decorating sugar
    • ½ tbsp cinnamon
    • pastry brush
    • 2 small bowls

    Meanwhile, in a small bowl, whisk together confectioners’ sugar and water until smooth. After the cake has rested out of the pan for approx. 30 min., brush with sugar mixture, working quickly so that the cake stays moist. In another small bowl, combine decorating sugar and remaining cinnamon and sprinkle over moist cake. Slice and enjoy!