- 100 g Butter
- 250 g Milk
- 2 eggs
- 2 tsp vanilla extract
- 460 g sugar, (OMG!!!)
- 290 g plain flour
- 65 g cocoa
- 1.5 teaspoons bi-carb
- 1.5 teaspoons baking powder
- 230 g Boiling water
- 200 g icing sugar
- 75 g Butter, at room temp
- 30 g cocoa
- 150 g cream cheese, cubed
- 1 tsp Vanilla Paste
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Pre-heat oven to 180°C. (My oven runs a bit cool so I cooked on 190°C)
Grease up 2 x 20cm cake pans. (I used 2 x rectangle pyrex dishes about 15 x 20cm) OR 1 x large pan.
Melt butter for 1 min / 60°C / speed 2 or until completely melted.
Add milk, eggs & vanilla extract. Mix 3 seconds / speed 3.
Add remaining cake ingredients - EXCEPT water. Mix 20 seconds / speed 4. Mix will be THICK.
Add boiling water. Mix 10 seconds / speed 4. Scrape sides & bottom of bowl - cake was thick, so make sure you get anything that's been stuck on the bowl.
Mix 10 seconds / speed 4.
Pour into oiled pans and cook 45 minutes, or until a skewer comes out clean.
Leave in pan 10 minutes, then carefully turn out and allow to cool completely before icing.
Add icing sugar, butter, cocoa & vanilla to the bowl.
Mix 5 seconds / speed 6, or until mixture comes together.
Add cubed cream cheese and mix speed 7 / 10 - 15 seconds, or until combined and motor takes off!
Put in butterfly and mix 2 minutes / speed 4.
Ice cakes as required and decorate!
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