Chocolate Lava Cake – I accept the baking challenge

As I took the escalator in my building to the fictional podium I made my own baking announcement.

“Yes, ladies and gentlemen I am accepting the monthly baking challenge by Sally’s baking addiction blog.

And the challenge is the  – CHOCOLATE LAVA CAKE!”

chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies - The Best Cake
chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies – The Best Cake

For this cake you will need just a little of your time, a few ingredients and love for baking. Actually a lots of LOVE!

LOVE = BAKING!

So, let’s start NOW!

1.Coarsely chop 3 oz of chocolate. Place 1/4 of unsalted butter and chopped chocolate into a medium heat-proof bowl.

2.Place bowl over a saucepan of simmering water. Stir butter and chocolate occasionally as it softens. Set aside.

3.Mix 1/8 cup AP flour, 1/4 cup icing sugar and 1/8 tsp salt.

4.Whisk 1 large egg and 1 egg yolk in another bowl.

5. now mix flour and egg mixture into chocolate mixture.  Used a rubber spatula or wooden spoon to mix it. (be sure that there is no lumps).

The mixture will be about 1 cup.

Next Step:

Spray 2 ramekin with baking spray and dust with cocoa powder. Spoon chocolate batter into prepared ramekin.

chocolate lava cake and 5starcookies
chocolate lava cake and 5starcookies

Place ramekins into baking sheet and bake for 14 min.

baked chocolate lava cake and 5starcookies
baked chocolate lava cake and 5starcookies

Cool for 1 min., cover each with inverted plate and turn over.

Add topping.  Whip Cream, shaved chocolate ….

the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies
the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies

Add some icing sugar…Serve immediately…NOW!

the best 5STAR chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies
the best 5STAR chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies

What about some raspberries???

5starcookies the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies
5starcookies the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies

And keep going…you broke my heart…no just chocolate lava cake in shape of heart

5starcookies the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies
5starcookies the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies

You will get from this

chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies - The Best CHOCOLATE Cake
chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies – The Best CHOCOLATE Cake

to this in a matter of seconds…

chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies - Empty fork
chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies – Empty fork

But who cares as long as you can start all over again…

5starcookies chocolate lava cake and 5starcookies
5starcookies the best chocolate lava cake of the 5starcookies

Chocolate Lava Cake - I accept the baking challenge-
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Ingredients
  • 3 oz chocolate (semi-sweet)
  • ¼ cup unsalted butter
  • ¼ cup icing sugar
  • ⅛ cup AP flour
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 egg yolk
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 425 F.
  2. Coarsely chop 3 oz of chocolate.
  3. Place ¼ of unsalted butter and chopped chocolate into a medium heat-proof bowl.
  4. Place bowl over a saucepan of simmering water.
  5. Stir butter and chocolate occasionally as it softens. Set aside.
  6. Mix ⅛ cup AP flour, ¼ cup icing sugar and ⅛ tsp salt.
  7. Whisk 1 large egg and 1 egg yolk in another bowl.
  8. Now mix flour and egg mixture into chocolate mixture.
  9. Used a rubber spatula or wooden spoon to mix it. (be sure that there is no lumps).
  10. The mixture will be about 1 cup.
  11. Next Step:
  12. Spray 2 ramekin with baking spray and dust with cocoa powder.
  13. Spoon chocolate batter into prepared ramekin.
  14. Bake at 425 F for 14 min.
  15. Allow to cool for 1min.
  16. Cover each ramekin with an inverted plate and turn over.
  17. Add

The original recipe can be found  Sally’s Baking Addiction

 the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies
the best chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies

If you need more information regarding the monthly baking challenge please check the link Monthly Baking Challenge

Or just keep it simple and remember: Never forget where you came from or how you started…

chocolate lava cake of the 5starcookies
chocolate lava cake of the 5starcookies

Please bake this for your family, your kids, your husband, your friends or just for yourself…

5 star cookies and chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies
5 star cookies and chocolate lava cake of 5starcookies

BAKING WITH LOVE!

5 STAR COOKIES AND YOUR COOKIE!

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