My Year By Design

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The Most Amazing Chocolate Truffle Cake Ever!

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I am not exaggerating. It’s melt-in-your-mouth delicious and so chocolatey. I am forever grateful to Jellibean Journals for this treat. This dessert is not by design but it is so rich, you can get away with having a tiny piece.

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Ingredients

  • 1 pkg (6 oz.) BAKER’S Bittersweet Chocolate (I used a mix of dark and semisweet chocolate because that’s what I had in the house.)
  • 3/4 cup butter
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • pinch salt

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350F. Grease and flour a 9″ round cake pan or springform. If using a springform, sit it on top of a small baking sheet to bake to ensure no messes in the bottom of your oven should the pan leak.

Over low heat, melt chocolate and butter in a saucepan, stirring frequently. Set aside to cool.

Beat eggs and sugar in a large bowl until thickened. This took forever by hand with a whisk. Stir in chocolate mixture.

Gently whisk in flour and salt.

Pour into prepared baking pan and bake 30 minutes or until center is set.

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Make sure you grease and flour your pan well. I used a spring form pan to make it easier to remove the cake.

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Once melted, your chocolate and butter will be silky and shiny.

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The cake going into the over.

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The cake after it’s cooled and dusted with powdered sugar.

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I decided to serve it with the Jasmine Peach Blossom tea I got at Murchies while on my honeymoon.

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I set up some slices with the tea and a board game for Nick and I.

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It was perfect served with real whipped cream. Was it good?

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I think my empty plate says it all.

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2 thoughts on “The Most Amazing Chocolate Truffle Cake Ever!

  1. Ema Jones on said:

    Amazing — this looks delicious! You have so many awesome recipes on your blog 🙂

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