DIY Baking Tips in Quarantine Time (2020)

As we are experiencing various situations and all we need to do is to stay at our home to be able to break the spreading of the virus. But staying home somehow makes you feel so bored when you have nothing else to do. If you are wondering how to make your day more productive and at the same time effective, you would want to consider baking as a new hobby.DIY Baking Tips

Here are some of the quick and easy ways of baking your favorite dessert menu.

Top Dessert Baking Recipes

  1. The all-time Favorite Chocolate Cake using Home ready Ingredients

As we all know that chocolate is one of the most convenient and common favorite flavors of everyone.  Why not try to make your own chocolate flavored cake with just some few but effective recipes to be used and in less than an hour you will be able to produce it.

Ingredients and Preparation

  • ¼ cup of white sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ¼ cup milk
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • ¼ teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 pinch salt

In preparing this recipe, all you need to do is to follow the measurement and simply mix all ingredients within 6 minutes. After we make sure to mix it all, place it in the oven, and cook for 5 minutes. With no more than 20 minutes you can have your own made chocolate cake.

  1. 5 minutes Chocolate Ice Cream Chip

It is perfect during this summer to prepare some sweet and cold appetizer to enlighten our mood and enjoy our day at home. It is good to have some snacks while we are in the middle of watching a movie or doing something fun in our home. If you are fun of eating chocolate chips, you will surely be having fun of doing your own chocolate chips instead of buying at a store.

When you don’t have the big baking machines, you can consider using a combination microwave. It is easy, convenient to use, and will provide the same crisp as the big baking ovens.Chocolate Ice Cream Chip Making

Ingredients and Preparation

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoon flour
  • 2 tablespoon chocolate chips
  • ½ cup of ice cream

In preparing this, add butter, brown sugar, white sugar, baking powder, salt, and vanilla in a bowl and mix. Next, add flour, chocolate chips and stir it thoroughly. Transfer the mix to a microwave-friendly bowl and heat for 1 minute. After cooking it, put one spoon of ice cream on top of it.

  1. Ready-Made Brownies

When you have no time to prepare your recipe, there are still ways of baking your brownies. Most of the stores sell a ready-made ingredient of brownies, depends on the flavor you like have and then all you need to do is to follow the procedure and mix it well and put it in the oven depending on the instructions given in the product that you will buy.

The preparation requires less effort yet satisfying. So this is usually recommended when you have your busy schedule, and you still wanted to prepare your snack without consuming so much time.

  1. Homemade Donuts

Donut is one of the most craved snacks for it is very satisfying and we cannot deny that donut is really delicious. Now that our favorite donut shops are closed let me give you easy steps on how to make donuts. In less than an hour you can have your own donuts.

Ingredients and Preparation

  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon baking powder
  • ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • ¼ cup milk
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 5 tablespoons softened butter
  • 1/3 cup white sugar

For coating

  • 1/3 cup white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

In preparing the donut, whisk flour, baking powder, nutmeg, and salt in a bowl. Then add vanilla, milk, butter, and white sugar and mix it well. After you form the donuts, baked for 6 minutes and you can add the coating depending on your desired flavor.

Take away

Baking in quarantine will bring a whole lot of experience, fun, and bonding with your family members. There is no better way to end this pandemic than getting new skills and hobbies that may be useful in the outside world.