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11Ingredients
1160Calories
55Minutes

This Hedgehog Birthday Cake is for all the hedgehog lovers, young or old, but it does make a great cake for a kid's birthday party with its fun decorations. Flavored with Nesquick or hot chocolate powder, this cake is full of chocolate flavor. A thick chocolate cream layer made with milk and dark chocolate covers this cake. Chocolate sticks make for the perfect hedgehog spikes and small biscuits create the face. This fun Hedgehog Birthday Cake will be unforgettable.

Ingredients

  • 150 grams milk chocolate (melted)
  • 150 grams dark chocolate (melted)
  • 500 milliliters cream
  • 5 eggs (separated)
  • 2 teaspoons water
  • 125 grams sugar
  • 180 grams white flour
  • 1 teaspoon yeast
  • 3 teaspoons chocolate (Nesquik, powder)
  • chocolate sticks (for garnish)
  • 3 cookies (small, for garnish)

Directions

  1. Mix the milk chocolate, dark chocolate, and cream in a medium bowl and let it sit in the refrigerator overnight.
  2. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius.
  3. Mix the egg yolks, water, sugar, white flour, yeast, and Nesquik in a large bowl.
  4. Beat the egg whites until peaks form and harden, then add them to the bowl and mix.
  5. Place the dough in a cake mold and bake for 30 minutes.
  6. Remove it from the oven, unmold, let it cool off, and cut open the cake horizontally.
  7. Crumble the top and mix with the chocolate cream in a large bowl.
  8. Spread the chocolate cream over the cake, place chocolate sticks to form the hedgehog spikes, place 3 cookies to form the face, and serve.
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NutritionView more

1160Calories
Sodium9%DV220mg
Fat97%DV63g
Protein47%DV24g
Carbs42%DV127g
Fiber24%DV6g

PER SERVING *

Calories1160Calories from Fat570
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat63g97%
Saturated Fat37g185%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol380mg127%
Sodium220mg9%
Potassium730mg21%
Protein24g47%
Calories from Fat570
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate127g42%
Dietary Fiber6g24%
Sugars76g152%
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.

Reviews(1)

Yummly User
Brianna A. 29 May 2015
How cute! I made these for my grandson’s birthday and his friends were all giggles and smiles. I let them add additional chocolate sticks and some of these little hedgehogs ended up with an extra eye or two but what fun they had! Thank you for such a grand idea!