Monday, 12 November 2007

Here's the Recipe for the Chocolate Cake

12 November 2007 - haven't been updating this site for a while now. Just came back from an extensive eating holiday to Hangzhou, Suzhou and Shanghai. I think I might have eaten enough to last me through this whole month !

Anyway, here is the recipe for the chocolate cake which is long overdue....

(recipe for an 8" cake)

1) Beat

165gm butter
300gm castor sugar
2 tsp banilla extract

2) Add one at a time

3 eggs

3) Add and mix together

65gm self raising flour
200gm plain flour
1 tsp bicarbonate of soda

4) Add alternately

70gm cocoa powder
250ml buttermilk

5) Bake at 180 degrees celcius for 1 hour and 10 minutes