Black Forest Cake | How to make Black Forest Cake

By Anushka Basantani  |  6th Jul 2015  |  
4.6 from 13 reviews Rate It!
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Black Forest Cakeby Anushka Basantani
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About Black Forest Cake Recipe

Black Forest Cake is one dish which makes its accompaniments tastier. With the right mix of flavours, Black Forest Cake has always been everyone's favourite. This recipe by Anushka Basantani is the perfect one to try at home for your family. The Black Forest Cake recipe is very simple and can be made in restaurant style using these ingredients. The time taken while preparing Black Forest Cake is few minutes and the time taken for cooking is 60 minutes. This is recipe of Black Forest Cake is perfect to serve 6 people. Black Forest Cake is just the appropriate option to prepare when you have a get together or party at home. Be it kids or grownups, everyone just absolutely love Black Forest Cake. So do try it next time and share your experience of cooking Black Forest Cake by commenting on this page below!

Black Forest Cake

Ingredients to make Black Forest Cake

  • 1.5 cup maida or flour
  • 3/4 cup Cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • 3/4 cup cooking oil
  • 500ml Whipping cream
  • 1/2 cup Icing sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla Essence
  • Chocolate shavings
  • Cherries

How to make Black Forest Cake

  1. Preheat the oven at 180°C.
  2. Sieve maida or flour, cocoa powder, baking powder and baking soda together.
  3. Beat eggs lightly in a bowl, add sugar, milk, oil and essence. Mix well till sugar dissolves.
  4. Add the cocoa mixture in the bowl, add wet ingredients little by little. Beat till smooth.
  5. Grease and flour the cake pan. Pour the batter into it.
  6. Bake for 35-40 mins at 350° F or 175°C.
  7. Allow the cake to cool down once it is baked
  8. Take whipping cream in a bowl add powdered sugar and beat till thickens.
  9. Divide the cake into three equal layers.
  10. Between each layer spread the whipped cream, chopped cherries and chocolate shavings.
  11. Top with whipped cream, chocolate shavings and whole cherries. Serve chilled.

Reviews for Black Forest Cake (13)

Esther Ruba2 months ago

It equals the quality of monginise .

Mrs.Zahoor Ahmed4 months ago


Ashutosh Thorata year ago


maneeshale pandaa year ago

can anyone help me out with setting temperature and time in microwave. M not getting the procedure in YouTube also. not able to do so many recipes because of this.

tista ghosh2 years ago

love it

Sadaf Ansari2 years ago

it looks so easy but I know it is difficult...

Kanak Patel2 years ago

Eggless version possible?

Seema Manocha2 years ago


mohini rao2 years ago


Virginia Santiago2 years ago


Nassu ,2 years ago

so yummy.. supperb

Sana Tameem2 years ago


Nida Saleem2 years ago


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