Steamed Apple Cake Made in a Lekue Silicone Steamer

Steamed Apple Cake Made in a Lekue Silicone Steamer

Enjoy the delicious sweet-sour taste of simmered apples in this fluffy steamed cake. You can make it without eggs.

Ingredients: 26 x 13 cm regular-sized silicone steamer

Pancake mix
100 g
60 ml
30 g
Vegetable oil
1 tablespoon
Vegetable oil (for greasing the silicone steamer)
1/4 teaspoon
Simmered apple
2 tablespoons
Butter (or margarine)
5 g


1. Peel the apple, and cut into 4 pieces lengthwise. Cut into about 5-mm thick slices. Add the apple, sugar, and butter into the silicone steamer.
2. Cover with a lid, and microwave for 2 minutes and 30 seconds at 600 W. Leave it for 2 minutes to let it steam. Set aside 1/2 of the simmered apple for the topping.
3. Add the pancake mix, sugar, milk, and vegetable oil into a bowl, and mix with a whisk.
4. Add the remaining simmered apple from the silicone steamer and 1 tablespoon of the syrup into the Step 3 batter, and mix with a spatula.
5. If there is some syrup left in the silicone steamer, wipe off with a paper towel, and grease with 1/4 teaspoon of vegetable oil.
6. Pour the Step 4 batter into the Step 5 steamer, and top with the simmered apple which was set aside.
7. Cover with the lid, and microwave for 2 minutes and 40 seconds, and let it steam for 3 minutes. If it's not cooked through, please increase the cooking time.
8. I uploaded many different recipes made with simmered apples. "Simmered Apple in Lekue Silicone Steamer" (Recipe ID: 1323109)

Story Behind this Recipe

I tried making steamed cake using simmered apple slices.