Recipe: Yummy Chocolate & Walnut Cake (GF) (DF)

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Chocolate & Walnut Cake (GF) (DF).

Chocolate & Walnut Cake (GF) (DF) You can make Chocolate & Walnut Cake (GF) (DF) using 13 ingredients and 7 steps. Here is how you make it.

Ingredients of Chocolate & Walnut Cake (GF) (DF)

  1. You need of dark chocolate.
  2. It’s of chopped walnuts.
  3. You need of ground almonds.
  4. Prepare of coconut sugar (or regular granulated).
  5. Prepare of GF plain flour (or regular plain flour if not gluten intolerant).
  6. It’s of baking powder.
  7. You need of salt.
  8. It’s of olive oil.
  9. You need of eggs, beaten.
  10. You need of Buttercream Ingredients.
  11. Prepare of icing sugar.
  12. You need of dairy free margarine.
  13. It’s of cocoa powder.

Chocolate & Walnut Cake (GF) (DF) instructions

  1. Pre-heat the oven to 180C and line a rectangular brownie tin with parchment paper..
  2. Melt the chocolate in a Bain Marie (a bowl placed over a gently simmering saucepan of water). When the chocolate is melted, stir in the olive oil and set the bowl to one side to cool..
  3. Mix all of the dry ingredients together in a large mixing bowl..
  4. When the chocolate mix is cool, stir in the beaten eggs, then add the chocolate/egg mixture to the dry ingredients. Stir well to fully mix..
  5. Pour the batter into the lined tray and bake for 15-20 minutes, until a skewer inserted into the cake comes out clean. Allow the cake to cool for 10 mins in the pan, the. Turn into a wire rack to cool completely..
  6. When the cake is completely cool, cut it in half lengthways so that you have two oblong cakes..
  7. For the buttercream, beat together the margarine, cocoa powder and icing sugar until smooth. Use the chocolate cream to sandwich the two halves together..

recipe by Sonia @cookpad