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CHOCOLATE AND ORANGE CAKE

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Preparation time:

1 hour and 30 minutes

Cooking time:

1 hour

Dose:

for 12 people

Difficulty:

Easy

- Ingredients -

  • 200 g o 00 flour
  • 200 g of caster sugar
  • 100 g of butter
  • 3 eggs
  • 200 ml double cream
  • 70 g of cocoa powder
  • 45 g of candied orange
  • 1 orange
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder for cakes

torta2.1In a bowl beat the eggs with the sugar. Then add the softened butter , flour, candied fruit and mix. Grate the orange peel after washing with a little ‘ of baking soda. Then squeeze the orange and add the whole mixture. Finally pour the cream and baking powder into the mixture and mix.

Butter and flour a baking pan with a diameter of 22 cm and put in the dough. Cook in the oven at 180°C for 1 hour.

To make the grainy frosting as you see in the picture: in a bowl, pour 125 g of powdered sugar, a tablespoon of granulated sugar, 1-2 tablespoons of water and a thread of orange flavoring and mix. When the cake has cooled, with the help of a spoon and a knife spread the frosting on the surface.

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