Spend some fun family time with this chocolate cake recipe that's easy to make with your kids!
The chocolate cake is a timeless classic of pastry, which pleases everyone. By preparing it as a family, you can transform this activity into a moment of sharing and fun. Here is a simple recipe for a delicious chocolate cake, which you can make with your children:
200g dark pastry chocolate
150g caster sugar
1 packet of baking powder
1 pinch of salt
Preheat the oven to 180°C .
Break the chocolate into pieces and melt it with the butter in a bain-marie or in the microwave. Book.
In a bowl, whisk the eggs with the sugar until the mixture whitens and becomes frothy.
Then add the flour, baking powder and pinch of salt. Mix well.
Pour the melted chocolate-butter mixture over the preparation, and mix well.
Butter a round cake tin and pour the batter into it.
Bake the cake for about 25-30 minutes , until cooked through. To check for doneness, stick a knife into the cake: if it comes out clean, the cake is done!
Allow the cake to cool before unmolding and serving.
For even more indulgence, you can serve the chocolate cake with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or custard. Kids can also decorate the cake with smarties, M&M's or fresh fruit to personalize their creation.
By making this recipe with your children, you can teach them the basics of cooking while having a good time together. Feel free to let them participate in every step, from mixing the ingredients to decorating the cake. Enjoy your food !