Chocolate, Cardamom, and Coffee Cake

Le ricette di Micol
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Chocolate, Cardamom, and Coffee Cake
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Description

Bring the flavor of your favorite mocha latte into your baking with this recipe for Chocolate, Cardamom, and Coffee Cake. Rich in chocolate and coffee flavor, this cake has an almost creamy quality, making it reminiscent to a smooth creamy latte. Spiced with ground cardamom, this Chocolate, Cardamom, and Coffee Cake is topped with a rich chocolate ganache for elegant and delicious finish. Pull out all the stops for your next party with this decadent cake.

Ingredients

280 grams flour
220 grams raw sugar
3 eggs
200 milliliters heavy cream
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 ounces espresso (double)
4 tablespoons instant coffee
100 grams dark chocolate
1 teaspoon ground cardamom
3 tablespoons rum
150 grams dark chocolate
50 milliliters heavy cream
2 tablespoons butter
cocoa (Bittersweet, powdered)

Directions

1Preheat the oven to 180C.
2Dissolve the instant coffee in the double espresso and cool completely.
3Melt the chocolate in a small saucepan over a double boiler.
4Beat the eggs with the raw sugar and add the rum, heavy cream, coffee, melted chocolate, and ground cardamom and mix well.
5Sift the flour with the baking powder and incorporate it into the batter gradually.
6Pour the batter in a wax paper-lined springform pan.
7Bake the cake for approximately 40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
8Remove the cake from the oven and allow it to cool completely.
9In the meantime, prepare the ganache by heating the heavy cream and pouring it into a bowl with the chocolate chopped coarsely and the butter.
10Stir well in order to melt the chocolate completely and let the mixture cool slightly.
11The ganache will begin to thicken, pour it over the cake before it becomes too thick.
12Finally sprinkle the cake with the powdered cocoa.
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NutritionView more

1240Calories
Sodium17%DV410mg
Fat92%DV60g
Protein37%DV19g
Carbs52%DV156g
Fiber40%DV10g

PER SERVING *

Calories1240Calories from Fat540
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat60g92%
Saturated Fat35g175%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol280mg93%
Sodium410mg17%
Potassium800mg23%
Protein19g37%
Calories from Fat540
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate156g52%
Dietary Fiber10g40%
Sugars83g166%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.