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Chocolate Cake

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Introduction

I've been attempting to make a cake for a very long time, but everytime it would go wrong, but today I made the perfect cake; it was easy and basic, so I thought I would share it with everyone else...

I've been attempting to make a cake for a very long time, but everytime it would go wrong, but today I made the perfect cake; it was easy and basic, so I thought I would share it with everyone else...

Ingredients

Serves: 12

Metric Cups
  • 75 grams butter (melted)
  • 313 millilitres caster sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 375 millilitres plain flour (sieved)
  • 2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 125 millilitres cocoa (sieved)
  • 125 millilitres milk
  • 3 ounces butter (melted)
  • 10⅞ fluid ounce superfine sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 13⅙ fluid ounce all-purpose flour (sieved)
  • 2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 4⅖ fluid ounce unsweetened cocoa (sieved)
  • 4⅖ fluid ounce milk

Method

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

  • Preheat the oven 160degrees melt the butter in the microwave for 8 seconds whisk it with sugar untill light and creamy
  • Fold in the flour, baking powder and cocoa, drown it in the milk and stir untill absorbed
  • Add 3 lids of vanilla essence (optional) grated orange peel and fold in (optional)
  • Stick it in the oven for 65 minutes.
  • Preheat the oven 160degrees melt the butter in the microwave for 8 seconds whisk it with sugar untill light and creamy
  • Fold in the flour, baking powder and unsweetened cocoa, drown it in the milk and stir untill absorbed
  • Add 3 lids of vanilla essence (optional) grated orange peel and fold in (optional)
  • Stick it in the oven for 65 minutes.
  • Additional Information

    For decoration save the orange used earlier and sprinkle with grated orange peel, or orange segements.

    For decoration save the orange used earlier and sprinkle with grated orange peel, or orange segements.

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    What 1 Other has said

    • maam,can we use melted chocolate instead of coco powder

      Posted by sonrisa on 9th June 2011
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