10 avril 2012

Sachertorte - Austrian Chocolate Cake

Sachertorte Ingredients 100g flour5 eggs1 tsp baking powder160g sugar160g butterA tsp vanilla essence150g chocolatFor Icing150g chocolate100g liquid cream10g sugar10g butterchocolate chips****Apricot JamMethod  Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water. Melt in microwave oven 2 mn. Add butter & mix well. In another bowl beat eggs & sugar. Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture. Add chocolate butter mixture & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake for 30... [Lire la suite]
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06 mars 2012

Danish Sand Cake

Danish Sand CakeIngredients4eggs150g flour100g corn flour / potato flour200g butter200g sugar1 tsp baking powder2 tbsp milk1 tsp vanilla essenceMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten egg along with milk.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add milk, vanilla essence & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake until a toothpick inserted into the middle of the cake comes out clean, about 30-35 mn. Serve with tea.  
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14 février 2012

Strawberry Mirror cake for Saint Valentin.

  Strawberry Mirror Cake Ingredients500g Fresh Strawberries **Sponge Cake**100g sugar 100 flour   4 eggs A pinch of salt1/2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla essence ** Syrup**1/4 cup lemon juice1/4 cup water2 tbsp sugar**Strawberry Mirror**1 cup sugar1 cup water2 cups fresh strawberry juice 1 tbsp gelatine powder**Mascarpone Filling** 200g mascarpone 150g sugar 1 dl liquid cream 5 drops of red food colour MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C. Separate eggwhites & beat with half of the sugar.Beat until stiff to get a... [Lire la suite]
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08 février 2012

Bizcocho : Spanish Sponge Cake

Bizcocho Ingredients150g sugar 150 flour 5 eggs  A pinch of salt 1/2 tsp baking powder1 tsp vanilla essenceMethod Preheat the oven to 180°C. Separate eggwhites & beat with half of the sugar. Beat until stiff to get a featherly light sponge cake.Then beat egg yolks with the remaining sugar. Fold in beaten egg whites Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture. Add vanilla + salt & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan and place in the oven. Bake until a... [Lire la suite]
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13 janvier 2012

Kokosbrot - Coconut Cake

KokosbrotIngredients 250g flour 100g sugar 100g butter 100g dessicated coconut 2 eggs 175 ml coconut milk100g thick cream2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp nutmeg powder A pinch of salt  Method Preheat the oven to 200°C. Cream together the butter, sugar & salt . Then add beaten eggs & mix well. Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture. Then add dessicated coconut & milk. Add nutmeg powder mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake tin. Bake until a toothpick inserted into... [Lire la suite]
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09 janvier 2012

Chocolate Galette des Rois for Epiphany Day

    Galette des Rois aux Chocolat Ingredients 2 frozen puff pastry. 1 trinket For filling 125 g almond powder 175 g black chocolate 100 g butter 100g sugar 2 eggs + 1 egg yolk 1 tsp cinnamon powder Method Pre heat oven to 210° (Ther -7). Melt butter & chocolate in a microwave oven. Add sugar & almond powder. Mix well & then add beaten eggs & cinnamon powder.Stir & keep it in the refrigerator for 15mn. Spread one of the puff pastry on a baking tray. Leave 2/3 cim border & spread... [Lire la suite]
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24 décembre 2011

Yule Log Cake

Yule Log CakeIngredients 4 eggs100g sugar100g flour1 tsp baking powder1 tsp vanilla essence*Filling & Frosting*200 g black chocolate90 g butter30 cl  thick cream1 tbsp marmaladeChopped orange peel candy (optional).Chopped almondsZest of an orange Method Preheat the oven to 180°C.Melt butter & chocolate in a microwave oven.Add whipped cream, marmalade & cinnamon powder.Mix well & keep in the refrigerator for 30mn.***Whisk eggs & sugar for 10mn so that it triple it's volume.Sieve the flour and baking powder... [Lire la suite]
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14 novembre 2011

Torta Caprese - Chocolate Cake of Capri Islands.

Torta CapreseIngredients 200g black chocolate200g almond powder150g butter50g sugar5 eggs1 tsp cinnamon powder(optional)50g icing sugar for decorationMethod Preheat the oven to 200°C.Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Add chopped butter & mix well.Add sugar to the chocolate mixture & mix well.Add beaten eggs.Add almond powder & baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Pour the batter into the greased cake pan and place in the oven. Bake for 5 mn .Reduce heat to... [Lire la suite]
24 octobre 2011

Apple Cake with Almond Flakes

Apple Cake Ingredients2 apples (peel,core & cut into thin slices)Juice of half lemon100g butter150g sugar150g flour 3 tbsp milk2 tbsp corn flour2 eggs2 tsp baking powderA pinch of salt1 cup almond flakesfor topping25g sugar1 tsp cinnamon powderMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Mix the apple slices in lemon juice & keep aside.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Pour half of the batter into the greased cake tin.... [Lire la suite]
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14 octobre 2011

Dorset Apple Cake

Dorset Apple CakeIngredients2 apples (peel,core & chop)110g butter110g sugar225g flour3 tbsp milk An egg (beaten)1 tsp baking powder1/2 tsp nutmeg powderA pinch of saltRaisins+walnutMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten egg along with milk.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add chopped apples,milk , raisins,walnut  mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake until a toothpick inserted into the middle of... [Lire la suite]
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