Chocolate Box Celebration Cake Recipe
Heat the oven to 180C, gas 4. Melt the butter and chocolate in a heatproof bowl over a pan of simmering water. Cool. Beat the eggs and caster sugar with an electric whisk until pale and thick. Add the chocolate mixture, then fold in the flour and almonds. Divide between the cake tins and bake for 50 minutes to 1 hour or until cooked through. Cool in the tins for 5 minutes then turn out onto a wire rack to cool completely.
To make the fudgy chocolate frosting, melt the butter and chocolate in a heatproof bowl over a pan of simmering water. Allow to cool for 15 minutes. Meanwhile, sieve the icing sugar and cocoa powder into a separate bowl. Add them gradually to the chocolate mix, beating with an electric mixer.
Once the cakes are cooled, sandwich them together with some of the frosting, and transfer to a board or plate. With a palette knife, spread more icing around the edges of the cake. (Cover it thoroughly if making a simpler versiontat’s frosted all over). Add a thin layer to the top then stick the chocolate cigarellos around the cake. Tie with a ribbon and fill the top with chocolate eggs and/or sweets of your choice.
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