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Walnut Chocolate Cake

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Yummy Walnut Chocolate Cake. I gifted this cake to a friend for her wedding anniversary and she hasn't stopped bugging me for the recipe ever since. Try this wonderful Walnut Chocolate Cake for yourself.
Ingredients
  Condensed milk 132 Gram
  Cocoa 15 Gram
  Soda bicarbonate 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Vanilla essence 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Butter 100 Gram
  Cocoa 2 Teaspoon
  Icing sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Lukewarm water 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Icing sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cocoa 1 Teaspoon
  Butter 1 Teaspoon
  Water 3 Teaspoon
  Walnuts 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), coarsely ground
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Flour 150 Gram
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Butter 50 Gram
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1 Preheat the oven to 350F.
2 Grease a 10 cm round cake tin and dust lightly with flour.

MAKING
3 In a bowl, sift the flour, cocoa, baking powder and soda.
4 In a separate bowl, beat the milk, melted butter, condensed milk and essence.
5 Gradually fold in the sifted ingredients and mix well.
6 Pour the mixture into the prepared cake tin.
7 Bake in a moderate oven until a knife insterted in the center of the cake comes out clean.
8 Keep the cake in an airtight box for 4 to 6 hours.
9 Before serving, prepare the following icings.
10 For the Butter Icing, In a bowl, cream the butter and icing sugar together.
11 Add in vanilla essence, cocoa and water.
12 Beat well until smooth and keep aside.
13 For Butter Chocolate Icing, in a bowl, add all the ingredients of the butter chocolate icing.
14 Place the bowl over a pan of boiling water and stir until all the ingredients are well combined.
15 For the Yellow Icing, In a bowl, add all the ingredients of the yellow icing.
16 Mix to combine well.
17 Cut the cake into 3 layers and sandwich with the butter icing and the yellow icing.
18 Pour the hot Chocolate Butter icing over the top and keep aside to set.
19 Coat the sides with walnuts.

SERVING
20 Cut and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Walnut
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
90 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
8

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