Chocolate truffle cake

    By Shafaque Taj  |  8th Feb 2016  |  
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    Chocolate truffle cakeby Shafaque Taj
    • Prep Time

      30

      mins
    • Cook Time

      60

      mins
    • Serves

      8

      People

    108

    2

    Video for key ingredients

      About Chocolate truffle cake Recipe

      this is a perfect cake for valentines day....its got soft chocolate sponge soaked in coffee and iced with chocolate cream and chocolate gamache, covered with white vanilla fondant.

      Chocolate truffle cake is a delicious dish which is liked by the people of every age group. Chocolate truffle cake by Shafaque Taj is a step by step process which is best to understand for the beginners. Chocolate truffle cake is a dish which comes from European cuisine and is very much popular throughout the worldwide This recipe is perfect to serve 8 people. You can find this dish at almost every restaurant and you can also prepare this at your home. It is an easy recipe which doesn't take so much time. This amazing and mouthwatering Chocolate truffle cake takes 30 minute for the preparation and 60 minute for cooking. The aroma of this Chocolate truffle cake make you more hungry and you couldn't stop yourself from having this. When you want to prepare something very tasty and delicious for any party or special occasion then Chocolate truffle cake will be the best option for you. The flavor of Chocolate truffle cake is unforgettable and you will enjoy each and every bite of this. Try this Chocolate truffle cake at your weekends and impress your family and friends.

      Chocolate truffle cake

      Ingredients to make Chocolate truffle cake

      • flour 1 cup
      • eggs 2
      • sugar 1 cup
      • Cocoa powder 2 tablespoons
      • oil 2 tsp
      • Hot water
      • Baking powder and baking soda 1 tsp
      • Chocolate essence
      • Store bought fondant
      • Food grade colour
      • Cooking chocolate
      • Whipping cream
      • Milk- as required

      How to make Chocolate truffle cake

      1. In a bowl separate the egg whites and the yolk and mix chocolate essence , oil and hot water in the yolk and mix well.
      2. In a separate bowl whip the egg white until stiff peaks form.
      3. In another bowl sieve together flour,sugar,cocoa powder, baking soda and baking powder and add the yolk mixture and mix well.
      4. Then add the egg white and using cut amd fold technique, mix it taking care not to allow the air to escape.
      5. Pour in a pre-greased tin and bake at 180°C for 35 mins.
      6. While the cake is baking make the ganache by melting cooking chocolate on a double boiler, once it melts add milk according and mix to get a runny but thick liquid.
      7. Whip the cream nicely until peaks form and add the chocolate gamache in it to make it into chocolate whipped cream.
      8. By that time the cake must be ready .....once ready slice it into 3 and add the cream and the ganache and repeat in other layers also continue until the entire cake is covered.
      9. Take white fondant knead it well and roll out then with the help of the rolling pin place it on your cake and cover it with fondant, make teddy bears and hearts by adding the required food colour and place it on the cake.
      10. The cake is ready.

      My Tip:

      Add a pinch of salt in the ganache to get a very sweet and slightly salty taste. Once the cake is cut in layers soak it with sugar along with coffee in it.

      Reviews for Chocolate truffle cake (2)

      Faheema Delvi3 years ago

      In each layer did u put cream if chocolate and ganache together how?
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      Sukhmani Bedi4 years ago

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