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Chocolate Truffle Cake

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Introduction

This recipe is also out of my 5 ingredient book.It's to die for.

This recipe is also out of my 5 ingredient book.It's to die for.

Ingredients

Serves: 6.

Metric Cups
  • 200 grams dark chocolate (70%)
  • 300 millilitres cream
  • 30 millilitres brandy
  • 30 millilitres cocoa powder (sieved)
  • whipped cream (to serve)
  • 7 ounces bittersweet chocolate (70%)
  • 10½ fluid ounce cream
  • 1 fluid ounce brandy
  • 1 fluid ounce unsweetened cocoa (sieved)
  • whipped cream (to serve)

Method

Chocolate Truffle Cake is a community recipe submitted by ChrisRSA and has not been tested by Nigella.com so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Melt the chocolate in a glass bowl over some simmering water. The water must not keep boiling while the chocolate is melting.
  • Now lightly heat the cream and brandy together. Pour into the melted chocolate. Stir well.
  • Now add the cocoa powder mix well.
  • Using a small baking pan layer with wax paper. Also grease the pan well. Now add the cake mixture.
  • Place the cake in the fridge until firm, take the cake out just before you want to serve it. Place on a nice cake tray, there will be some chocolate sauce at the bottom.
  • Serve with some whipped cream.
  • Melt the chocolate in a glass bowl over some simmering water. The water must not keep boiling while the chocolate is melting.
  • Now lightly heat the cream and brandy together. Pour into the melted chocolate. Stir well.
  • Now add the unsweetened cocoa mix well.
  • Using a small baking pan layer with wax paper. Also grease the pan well. Now add the cake mixture.
  • Place the cake in the fridge until firm, take the cake out just before you want to serve it. Place on a nice cake tray, there will be some chocolate sauce at the bottom.
  • Serve with some whipped cream.
  • Additional Information

    Can be decorated with melted chocolate or raspberries, strawberries ferrero rochet anything you like.

    Can be decorated with melted chocolate or raspberries, strawberries ferrero rochet anything you like.

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    • What book are these recipes from?

      Posted by AliyaM on 27th January 2014
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