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Coffin Cake

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Ingredients

250 g g Dark Chocolates Dark Chocolate
200 g g Butter Butter
4 Eggs Egg
75 ml ml Milk Milk
200 g g Self-Raising Flour Self-Raising Flour
2 tsp tsp Baking Powder Baking Powder
1 tsp tsp Cocoa Powder Cocoa Powder
200 g g Sugar Sugar
1 pinches pinch Salt Salt
1 tsp tsp Cinnamon Cinnamon
1 tsp tsp Nutmeg Nutmeg
(half)
125 g g Chocolate Chocolate
25 g g Icing Sugar Icing Sugar

Coffin Cake

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1:50 hrs
(3)

Method

  1. Break 75g of dark chocolate and melt over the hot water bath. Allow to cool slightly.
  2. Stir butter, sugar and salt until creamy.
  3. Mix eggs and chilled chocolate together.
  4. Mix the flour, baking powder, cocoa, cinnamon and the nutmeg with the milk. Mix everything together.
  5. Fill the cake mixture into a greased proof tray/box shape (30 cm long) and bake in the preheated oven at 175°c for approx 50 minutes. Towards the end of baking cover the cake with foil to prevent the surface from burning.
  6. Return to the oven for an additional 5 minutes, remove and allow to cool.
  7. Remove from the baking tray and cut in coffin shape.
  8. Break up the remaining dark and bitter chocolate and melt over the water bath.
  9. Cover the cake with chocolate sauce and allow to dry.
  10. Mix icing sugar with a little water ensuring a pouring consistincy.
  11. Pour into a piping bag and design spooky messages on the tombstones.

Diet

Fat21 g Carbonhydrates36 g Protein6 g kCal369 Kilojoule1544