Chocolate Cake with Four ChocolatesFrom peetabear 5 years ago
- cooking spray shopping list
- vegetable shortening shopping list
- 1/2 (4 ounce) semisweet chocolate baking bar, chopped shopping list
- 1/2 (4 ounce) bittersweet chocolate baking bar, chopped shopping list
- 1/2 cup butter, softened shopping list
- 2 cups firmly packed light brown sugar shopping list
- 3 large eggs shopping list
- 2 teaspoons vanilla extract shopping list
- 2 1/4 cups cake flour shopping list
- 2 teaspoons baking soda shopping list
- 1/2 teaspoon salt shopping list
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon shopping list
- 1/2 cup buttermilk shopping list
- 1 cup boiling water shopping list
- coffee liqueur Ganache icing (on my page) shopping list
- Mocha-chocolate Cream Filling (on my page) shopping list
- Garnish: chocolate curls shopping list
How to make it
- Coat 3 (8-inch) round cake pans with cooking spray. Line bottoms of pans with wax paper; grease wax paper with shortening, and set aside.
- Melt chocolate in a small saucepan over low heat, stirring until smooth; set aside.
- Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Gradually add sugar, beating until light and fluffy. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating just until yellow disappears after each addition. Stir in melted chocolate and vanilla.
- Sift together flour and next 3 ingredients; add to butter mixture alternately with buttermilk, beating at low speed just until blended, beginning and ending with flour mixture. Stir in boiling water. Pour batter evenly into prepared pans.
- Bake at 350° for 28 to 30 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pans on wire racks 10 minutes; remove from pans, and cool completely on wire racks.
- Place 1 cake layer on a serving plate; spread top with 4 tablespoons Coffee Liqueur Ganache Icing. Spread half of Mocha-Chocolate Cream Filling evenly over ganache on cake layer. Top with second cake layer; spread top with 4 tablespoons Coffee Liqueur Ganache Icing and remaining Mocha-Chocolate Cream Filling. Top with remaining cake layer. Spread remaining Coffee Liqueur Ganache Icing on top and sides of cake. Garnish, if desired.
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That should take care of my chocolate craving for a little while. You have my 5 miss peeta.mystic_river1 in Bradenton loved it
mmm.that cake looks delicious!magali777 in Mexico loved it
Peeta, this is beautiful!elgab89 in Toronto loved it
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