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Saturday, 11 January 2014

Chocolate cake / சாக்லேட் கேக்

For the last course in the party you can enjoy this delicious chocolate cake. This dessert is a wonderful way to end a meal.
Ingredients:
flour -250 gm
baking powder or soda bi carbonate  -  1 tsp
cocoa powder - 40 gm
powdered sugar - 225 gm
eggs - 3
butter - 100 gm
milk - 150 ml
vanilla essence - 1/2 tsp.

To decorate: (suggestion)
few pineapple and cherry pieces
and few spoons of chocolate flavoured  frosting mix

 Steps to follow:
Sieve flour, soda bi carbonate and cocoa powder twice.
Beat butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
 Beat eggs until stiff and gradually add into the creamed mixture.Add vanilla essence.

Fold in the sieved flour lightly and add the milk to get a dropping consistency.
put the batter into greased cake mould. Preheat the oven.


Bake at 325 degree F for 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted in centre comes out clean.
Take out the pan from the oven and cool for at least 1 -2  hours.



Use frosting directly from the container. Spread on cooled cakes.
Decorate with pineapple and cherries. Sprinkle some powdered nuts.


 
Arrange fresh fruit salad and ice cream with the cake and serve immediately.
This is our  favourite dessert and I used to serve during special occasions. Enjoy !

12 comments:

Shamee S said...

mouth watering dessert.....
yummy............

Laxmi Priya said...

who says no to chocolate cake.. looks too good.. :)

Rafeeda AR said...

I'm drooling at that last pic... yum yum...

Razina Javed said...

Wow, this is so inviting,,, can have it anytime....

Arthy shama said...

Yummy chocolate cake :)

Suchi Sm said...

yummy cake with ice cream fruit salad....

Magees kitchen said...

Perfect cake, tempting us...

Sebeena Loyd said...

that's one big cake. It looks to good.

Sathya Priya said...

hmm love the simplicity f the cake .Yummy yummy.

Snow White said...

wow ....i loved it very much ...thanks for sharing

nandoos Kitchen said...

perfect tempting cake.

Maha Gadde said...

wonderful cliks of chocolate cake n really well presented.last pic is super.