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Chocolate Cake or Black forest cake.

Chocolate Cake or Black forest cake You can have Chocolate Cake or Black forest cake using 13 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Chocolate Cake or Black forest cake

  1. You need 2 cups of Maida / All purpose flour.
  2. You need 1 Tsp of Baking Powder.
  3. Prepare 1/2 Tsp of Baking Soda.
  4. You need 3 tbsp of Cocoa powder.
  5. You need 1 cup of Milk + as needed.
  6. You need 1/2 cup of Oil.
  7. It's 1 cup of Sugar.
  8. It's 1 tbsp of Vinegar.
  9. You need 200 gms of For icing:.
  10. It's 1/2 cup of whipping Cream.
  11. You need 1/4 cup of whole cherries.
  12. Prepare 1 cup of Sugar syrup.
  13. You need as required of chocolate shavings / grated chocolate.

Chocolate Cake or Black forest cake instructions

  1. Sieve flour, baking powder, baking soda and cocoa powder thrice and keep aside. Preheat oven to 180-degrees and grease a cake tin. Take one cup chilled milk add vinegar to it and keep aside for 5 mins..
  2. In a big bowl add sugar, oil whisk until sugar dissolves. Add milk-vinegar mixture and whisk. Add flour mixture in 2-3 batches. Mix using cut and fold method. Add more milk if needed..
  3. Add a hand full of choco chips and mix. Pour it into a greased cake tin. Tap well and bake till done. After 10 mins de-mold the cake. Let the cake cool down properly. Cover the cake with cling wrap put in the freeze for 3-4 hrs or overnight..
  4. For icing: Take out the cake from the freeze. And unwrap. Cut the cake into 2 or 3 layers. Take one layer sprinkle 2-3 tsp sugar syrup/cherry juice on it adds whipping cream spread evenly..
  5. Spread chopped cherries. And cover with another cake layer. Again pour some sugar syrup or cherry juice on cake sponge. Put some whipping cream, spread evenly..
  6. Cover all the sides of cake properly with whipping cream. Take some chocolate shavings cover the sides. Make desired design in sides..
  7. In a piping bag put star nozzle and whipping cream. Make design on cake and Put whole cherries on cake. Add chocolate shavings in middle. Make a big rose in middle add a cherry. Black forest cake is ready..