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Matthews favourite chocolate cake



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Matthews favourite chocolate cake

  • 2 eggs
  • 110 g Margerine
  • 250 g full cream milk
  • 2 tablespoons cocoa
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 260 g sugar
  • 290 g Self Raising Flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • 1 teaspoon Coffee Essence


  • 7 heaped tablespoons icing sugar
  • 1 heaped tablespoon cocoa
  • 1/2 heaped tablespoon Butter
  • hot water
  • 6
    Preparation 4min
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    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Add all ingredients in order listed except for Vanilla and Coffee Essence into Thermomix.
  2. Beat 1min/Speed 4.
  3. Scrape sides of bowl with spatula.
  4. Mix again 2 mins / Speed 4 and add Vanilla and Coffee Essence whilst mixing.
  5. Mixture should thicken after mixing. If not mix for another 30 seconds.
  6. Scrape mixture into baking paper lined lamination tin at 160 degrees for 40 minutes or until knife comes out clean.
  7. Allow cake to cool in tin and transfer to container.
  8. Icing
  9. Add icing sugar, cocoa and butter to bowl (hand mix).
  10. Add hot water one tablespoon at a time mixing well after each addition.
  11. once desired consistency is achieved spread over cooled cake with a spatula and top with sprinkles if desired.
  12. Cake will keep up to a week in the fridge and in cooler climates a couple of days on beanch.

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