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Mini chocolate almond cake



8 piece(s)

Mini chocolate almond cake.. Dough

  • 50 grams Butter, Roughly chopped
  • 110 grams caster sugar
  • 40 grams brown sugar
  • 100 grams water
  • 75 grams Jam, Any flavour. I use raspberry
  • 80 grams SR flour
  • 20 grams cocoa
  • 1/2 tsp bicarb soda
  • 80 grams almond meal
  • 1 egg

Chocolate ganache

  • 100 grams chocolate bits
  • 75 grams cream
  • Flaked almonds to decorate, Optional

Recipe's preparation

  1. Preheat the oven to 180°C. Thoroughly grease a mini Kugelhopf tin.
    1. Add butter, sugars, water and jam to the Closed lid.
    2. Melt 50°C/2 mins/sp 2.
    3. Add egg and combine sp4/10 secs.
    4. Add remaining dry ingredients sp4/15 secs.
    5. Scrape bowl and beat again sp4/ 5 secs.
    6. Pour into well greased mini Kugelhopf tin.
    7. Bake for 35-45 mins, or until done when tested.
    8. Cool on a wire rack before icing with the ganache.
  2. Chocolate Ganache
  3. *Because this is a relatively small amount I tend to melt this in the microwave. However, if you prefer to use your TMX refer to page 160 in the EBC by Thermomix for guidelines.*

    1. Melt the chocolate bits and then combine all the ingredients in a small bowl and stir until smooth.
  4. Assembly
  5. 1. Either pour ganache over the entire cake or cut cake in half horizontally, spread with ganache, rejoin and pour remaining ganache over.
    2. Sprinkle with hazelnuts/ walnuts/flaked almonds.
    3. Chill until set.

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A mini treat perfect for a small family or 2 chocolate lovers..!
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