♥ Double chocolate loaf cake ♥

Hello Lovelies!

 

Chocolate and cake are two of our favourite things, so what’s not to love about this indulgent cake?

 

Ingredients

 

175g softened butter, plus extra for greasing

175g golden caster sugar

3 eggs

140g self-raising flour

85g ground almonds

½ tsp baking powder

100ml milk

4 tbsp cocoa powder

50g plain chocolate chips or chunks

few extra chunks white, plain and milk chocolate, for decorating

 

 

1) Heat oven to 160C/140C fan/gas 3.

Grease and line a 2lb/900g loaf tin with a long strip of baking parchment.

 

2) To make the loaf cake batter, beat the butter and sugar with an electric whisk until light and fluffy. Beat in the eggs, flour, almonds, baking powder, milk and cocoa until smooth.

 

3) Stir in the chocolate chips, then scrape into the tin. Bake for 45-50 mins until golden, risen and a skewer poked in the centre comes out clean 

 

Cool in the tin, then lift out onto a wire rack over some kitchen paper. Melt the extra chocolate chunks separately in pans over barely simmering water, or in bowls in the microwave, then use a spoon to drizzle each in turn over the cake. Leave to set before slicing.

 

Enjoy!

If you try this recipe out I’d love to hear how you found the outcome!

Would you like to hear of some of my other favourite recipes?  

 

Hope you’re all well 🙂 xo

 

 



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