Tuesday, August 26, 2008

Birthday Cake for my FIL

Got a super short notice for FIL birthday dinner on Sunday. 6.00pm informed for dinner at 8.00pm the same day. I rushed thru' my recipe and settled down for this bake ... Chocolate pound cake. This is the only recipe that i've all the ingredient. Got no time for fancy frosting, this is the best look i could gather at such short notice.


150g Butter

150g Sugar

1/4 Tsp Salt

1 Tsp Vanilla Essence

60g Evaporated Milk

Sift together *

* 130g Cake Flour

* 30g Cocoa Powder

* 3/4 Tsp Baking Powder

* 1/8 Tsp Baking Soda

3 eggs


1) Prehead oven to 170 C

2) In a bowl, using an electric whisk, cream butter and sugar till light and fluffy. Add in salt, vanilla essence and evaporated milk, whisk till incorporated.

3) Add flour mix

4) Add in the eggs, 1 at a time, whisk well. Pour the mixture into the prepared pan and bake at 170 deg.C for 1 hour.


Olivia said...

Hi Berry Food

This chocolate cake looks great. Yummylicious...


Art of Eating said...

Thanks for dropping by.