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A chocolate chip banana cake in a pressure cooker

Banana and Chocolate Pressure Cooker Cake

No oven? Need cake? Our pressure cooker cake is here to save the day, perfect for cooking on the hob or in your van.
Course Cake
Cuisine Vegan
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 313kcal


  • 1/2 cup banana mash
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  • 50 g dark chocolate
  • 1/2 tsp almond extract or 1 tsp vanilla extract optional


  • Mash the bananas until smooth
  • Mix with oil, then add sugar, flour and baking powder and combine
  • Chop the chocolate into small pieces and add into batter
  • Fill your pressure cooker with the minimum water level required or about 3cm of water
  • Pour the batter into a greased heatproof pudding bowl that fits on top of a trivet in your pressure cooker
  • Place the bowl in the pressure cooker on the trivet, put the lid on, and then bring up to pressure.
  • Cook on high pressure for 20 minutes and let pressure release naturally


Calories: 313kcal | Carbohydrates: 41g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 320mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 21g | Vitamin A: 15IU | Vitamin C: 1.7mg | Calcium: 81mg | Iron: 2.1mg