Thursday, February 11, 2010

Coffee Chocolate Cake


My son loves chocolate cake so i had done this for him yesterday and tastes yummy , soft and spongy....Really a good one to try as it was easy as well....

Ingredients


3/4 cup Maida


3/4 cup butter


1/2 cup demerara sugar


5 pieces of Milk chocolate


2 tsp cocoa powder


1/2 tsp coffee powder

a pinch of salt


1 tsp baking powder


2 pinches of baking soda


1/2 cup ricotta cheese


3-4 tbsp milk

1/4 cup white chocolate chips


1/4 cup dark chocolate chips

And few chocolate chips for garnishing

Method
  • Sieve Maida with salt, baking powder, baking soda and keep aside
  • Melt butter in a pan on a low flame, when its completed melted add chocolate pieces,cocoa powder, coffee powder and mix well and when its melted and very smooth take it out and keep aside
  • Add sugar and beat well for 5 minutes and then add ricotta cheese to it and beat it well with the help of an electric beater for 5 minutes
  • Add Sieved maida gradually with milk to get the right consistency and then add white chocolate chips and dark chocolate chips and mix it well
  • Pour the cake batter in a greased baking mould,sprinkle few chocolate chips
  • and bake it in a preheated oven at 180 C for 30-35 minutes or till done
  • Cool it on a wire rack and then slice it and serve when required.