Chocolate and pineapple cake

2014-07-30
  • Servings : 14 slices
  • Prep Time : 30m
  • Cook Time : 40m
  • Ready In : 1:10 h
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Ingredients

  • 5 pineapple slices
  • 100 grams / (3 1/2 ounces) all-purpose flour
  • 150 grams / (5 1/3 ounces) sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 150 grams / (5 1/3 ounces) dark chocolate
  • 150 grams / (5 1/3 ounces) margarine
  • 6 eggs
  • For the cream:
  • 175 grams / (6 1/4 ounces) powdered sugar
  • 100 grams / (3 1/2 ounces) softened butter
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 tablespoon chocolate powder

    Directions

    Step 1


    1. Preheat the oven to 180ºC / (350ºF). Grease a round cake pan (23 x 7 centimeters / (9 x 2 3/4 inches)) with margarine and dust with some flour.

    Step 2


    1. Put the chocolate broken into pieces and the margarine in a bowl and melt in the microwave. Remove from microwave and whisk until a creamy mixture. Let stand about five minutes.

    Step 3


    1. Pour the sugar and mix well.Chocolate and pineapple cake | Food From PortugalChocolate and pineapple cake | Food From Portugal Add an egg,Chocolate and pineapple cake | Food From Portugal whisk and repeat the same procedure for the remaining eggs.Chocolate and pineapple cake | Food From Portugal Then, beat the flour mixed with the baking powder.Chocolate and pineapple cake | Food From PortugalChocolate and pineapple cake | Food From Portugal Finally, add the pineapple cut into pieces.Chocolate and pineapple cake | Food From PortugalChocolate and pineapple cake | Food From Portugal

    Step 4


    1. Pour the mixture into the prepared pan and bake until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 40 to 45 minutes (the time depends on the oven).

    Step 5


    1. When the cake is cooked, remove from oven and unmold. Let cool completely.

    Step 6


    1. For the cream:
    2. In an electric mixer, beat on medium speed the butter, milk and the vanilla extract until a very creamy mixture. Reduce the mixer speed to low, add the powdered sugar, the chocolate powder and beat until obtain a consistent cream.

    Step 7


    1. Place the cream in a pastry bag. Garnish the cake with the cream and grated chocolate.

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Nutrition facts per serving (14 slices):

Calories: 350
 
Total Fat: 20 g(31%)

 
Saturated Fat: 8 g(40%)
 
Cholesterol: 105 mg(35%)
 
Sodium: 180 mg(8%)
 
Potassium: 140 mg(4%)
 
Total Carbohydrate: 40 g(13%)
 
Protein: 5 g

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  1. posted by Loretta on 2018/05/01

    I tried out this recipe and it was absolutely Yum😋

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