Sunday, 7 March 2010

Chocolate cake

Chocolate cake-A scrumptious chocolate cake,moist, velvety,simple chocolicious and melts in the mouth and chocolate lovers heaven.


10 oz sugar
6oz softened butter
3 eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
6 oz natural low fat yoghurt
8 oz self raising flour
2 oz cocoa
1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda

For the icing:

2 oz softened butter
2 oz cocoa
3 tablespoons milk
12 oz icing sugar


1. Preheat oven to 325 F
2. Grease abaking tin and dust it with flour ,keep aside.
3. Mix together the sugar and butter and mix till smooth.
4. Mix together the eggs, yoghurt and vanilla essence and add to the butter sugar mixture.
5. Sieve the cocoa, flour and bicarbonate of soda,
6. Gently fold the dry ingredients with the wet, do not over mix.
7. Pour into greased cake tn and cook for approx 40 minutes.
8. Leave to cool .

For Icing:

1.Melt the butter in a pan
2.Add the icing sugar and cocoa and milk
3. Mix throughly and spread over the cake.

(For devils chocolatety cake reduce the icing sugar to 4 oz and add 8 oz milk chocolate instead. To make this icing you will need to folow steps 1 and 2 then melt that chocolate and add to icing.)

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This recipe was submitted to:

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Easy Cooking -Best chocolate cake event.


  1. yummy chocolate cake..gotta ask me mom to make it for me...nice one thnks!!

  2. Hey nice recipe, following you since long..but my blogroll widget does not give info about your post updates,still showing your 3 week old recipe..but its doing good about other blogs that i follow :(
    any suggestions?


  3. I am not sure why its not showing updated recipies but i will add your email to the mailing list and that way you will get the updated recipies.

  4. @ shilpa I need your email Id pls send to

  5. i luv chocolate and coffee cake :-P

    i make plain cakes, but never tried making cream cakes...

  6. Hey use °C instead of °F, °F is for Yankees! :P

    Could you post a horizotal snap of the cake too!

  7. looks delicious..will give it aq try.

  8. Thanks for visiting me. Your blog looks like a great find! Nice place. This chocolate cake looks delectable! :)


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