Triple Chocolate Cake
"This is one recipe that tastes way better than most other chocolate cakes"Serves 21 Servings | Prep Time 20 minutes | Cook Time 40 minutes
Why I Love This Recipe
This exact recipe was the one that I worked on 1st from scratch,
Ever since that day I decided to bake from scratch.
I became a intermediate baker that very day!
Ingredients You'll Need
1 1/2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup all-purpose flour
4 eggs, seperated
1/2 cup sugar
2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons corn syrup
Sprinkles [ optional ]
1/4 cup white vanilla baking chips
1 teaspoon shortening
Heat oven to 325 degrees.
Grease bottom and sides of 9 inch round pan.
In 2-quart heavy saucepan, melt 1 cup of the semisweet chocolate chips and 1/2 a cup of butter over low heat, stirring constantly.
Cool for 5 minutes.
Stir in flour until smooth.
Stir in egg yolks until well blended.
In large bowl, beat egg whites with electric mixer on high speed until foamy.
Beat in sugar, 1 teaspoon at a time, until soft peaks form.
Fold chocolate mixture into egg whites.
Spread in pan.
Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean [ top will appear dry and cracked ].
Cool 10 minutes.
Run knife around edge of pan to loosen; remove cake from pan to cooling rack.
Cool completely, about 1 hour.
Place on serving plate.
In a 1 quart saucepan, heat remaining 1/2 cup chocolate chips, 2 tablespoons butter and the corn syrup over low heat.
Stir constantly, until chocolate chips are melted.
Spread over top of cake, allowing some to drizzle down side.
In 1 quart saucepan, melt glaze ingredients over low heat, stirring constantly.
Drizzle over top of cake.
Pour sprinkles of your choosing onto the cake.
Pairs Well With
Fried Chicken and BBQ Ribs