4 extra large eggs2 cups castor sugar1 cup oil2 teaspoons of vanilla essence2 ½ cups of flour 3 teaspoons baking powder1 cup of milkPinch of salt
Beat eggs and sugar till light and fluffy taking care the eggs are added gradually.Add the oil to mixture and beat further.Sift the dry ingredients twice.Add the flour to the mixture and add the milk alternately.Once the mixture is mixed properly turn out into a well lined oven pan.Bake in pre -heated oven of 180 degrees till golden brown in colour.
Syrup3 cups of icing sugar60 ml of cocoaWhen a more chocolate flavour is preferred add more cocoa.60 ml melted butter200 ml of boiling water
Mix all these ingredients together and syrup is ready.
Allow the cake to cool completely, cut into blocks and dip into syrup, roll it in dessicated coconut.
Store in fridge.