Friday, June 17, 2011

Chocolate Truffle Cake

All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.

Going with the beat of this quote, I followed this recipe to make truffle cake. Initially I was bit hesitant about its outcome, but when everyone shared the bite, all the doubts fled to neverland. So, what's holding you back from trying.

Follow this truffle cake recipe, to hit a new wonder in cake baking.

Truffle Cake Recipe
  1. Flour                      ½ C -2 tbsp (75gms-2tbsp)
  2. Corn flour            2 tbsp
  3. Cocoa powder   2 tbsp
  4. Baking powder  1/8 tsp
  5. Salt                         1 pinch
  6. Eggs                       4
  7. Powdered Sugar ½ C +2 tbsp (120 gms)
  8. Vanilla essence 1 tsp
  9. Oil                           3 tsp
  • Sift flour, corn flour, cocoa powder, baking powder and salt trice.
  • Separate eggs. Whip egg white till stiff.
  • Beat egg yolk, sugar and vanilla.
  • Add oil and beat well 
  • Add flour and mix well.
  • Fold in egg white and pour it in to a greased and lined 8 inch dish.
  • Bake it in a preheated oven at 200 degree centigrade for 20-25 minutes.
  • Cool and slice the cake into 2-3 layers.
  • Keep one slice on a serving dish, spread chocolate cream and repeat layers.
  • Cover the cake with truffle icing.
Chocolate Cream
Dissolve 2 tsp cocoa powder in little milk to smooth paste.
Mix ½ Cup cream and cocoa paste,2 tbsp icing sugar and ¼ vanilla essence.
Whip till thick.

Rum Truffle icing
Melt  ¾ cup dark chocolate and ½ cup cream over low flame.
Add 1 tsp rum, stir till tick
Pour over the cake to cover it completely.

Decorate Truffle Cake
Melt white chocolate and add oil
Note:- Before pouring the chocolate ganache chill the cake for 30mts.

Try Chocolate Truffle cake for a change and I bet you'll enjoy it.

Happy weekend,


P.S. if you need one-to-one instruction to learn Truffle cake, then u can contact me for online classes or classes in Bangalore.


Barkha Dhar said...

Hey Marina,
The pictures of your sumptuous delights are indeed mouth watering. Thanks for sharing all the recipes. I am certainly going to try some. Also, would be sending you an FB friend request so that can keep track of your latest recipes.
Barkha Dhar
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Marina said...

Thank you Barkha....Enjoy cooking...

Barkha Dhar said...

Hey Marina,
Tried the recipe. Great! Everyone liked it. I am following your blog now. You may like to follow mine.

that's life! said...

This looks delicious. I'll try it!

kris10na ☮♥☺ said...

I'm gonna try this one one of these days. Looks really yummy =)

Ana said...

Oh my goodness that looks amazing. The decoration is fantastic!

Marina said...

Thank you all...Enjoy Baking

Anonymous said...

Very nice and interesting blog. I like it and so much thanks for sharing this nice post with us and keep posting.
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Yasmin said...

Hi Marina,
Where do you conduct classes in bangalore? The cake pics are amazing and decoration was awesome.
I will surely try it.
Have a look ar my cooking blog too

Marina said...

Hi Yasmin,

I conduct classes at Domlur, get in touch with me for more details.


Anonymous said...

Hi Marina,

How did you get the design with the white chocolate on the cake?

manju said...

Hi mam , tried this cake instead of chocolate cake and must say ur instructions are precise . thanx a lot for sharing this recipe . God bless

Marina said...

Hi Manju,
Happy to hear that the cake came out well.
Keep baking

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