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Chocolate Mini Cake


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  • 1 1/3 cups cake four
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 Teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/3 whole milk
  • 3 large egg white, room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
  • Frosting
  • 3 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter room temperature
  • 6 tablespoons heavy white cream
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup cocoa chocolate


Level of difficulty Easy
Preparation time 10mins
Cooking time 20mins
Cost Budget Friendly


Step 1

Chocolate Mini Cake - Step 1

Preheat oven 350F
Whisk flour, baking powder and salt and cocoa powder in medium bowl. Whisk milk, egg,sour cream and vanilla in another bowl until sour cream completely incorporated

Step 2

beat butter and sugar in large bowl until very light and fluffy about 8 minutes, add flour mixture in 2 additions alternately beating on low speed until blended between additions

Step 3

Chocolate Mini Cake - Step 3

divide batter between prepared pans, bake 20 minute

Step 4

Beat powder sugar, butter and 2 tablespoons sour cream in large bowl until blended continue beating add 1 tablespoon cream at a time until mixture in light and fluffy about 3 minutes add 1/2 cup cocoa chocolate add beat again.
Pipe icing in atop cake.refrigerate at least 30 minutes

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Chocolate Beetroot Cake

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  •  1.3 cups beetroot
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons oil
  • Juice of 1/2 lemon
  • 4/5 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • Melted dark chocolate


  1. Preheat the oven to 350° F. 
  2. Put the beetroot, eggs, oil and lemon juice in a food processor, and blend until smooth.
  3. In a bowl, whisk together the flour and sugar.
  4. Add the blended beetroot mixture, and mix until smooth. 
  5. Add the baking powder and mix until fully incorporated. 
  6. Pour the batter into silicone cake moulds. 
  7. Bake for 30 minutes, or until you a pick comes out clean. 
  8. Top with melted dark chocolate, and enjoy!

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