Momofuku German Chocolate Espresso Cake & a blog birthday

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45Ingredients
30Minutes
970Calories

Ingredients

  • 15 grams dark chocolate (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 tablespoons glucose
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cream
  • chocolate cake (: 9 x 13 inch slice tin, 20 x 30 cm)
  • 110 grams butter (room temperature)
  • 300 grams caster sugar (1½ cups)
  • 3 eggs
  • 110 grams buttermilk (1/2 cup)
  • 40 grams canola oil (1/4 cup)
  • 3 tablespoons sauce (fudge, see recipe above)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee
  • 155 grams cake flour
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 2 tablespoons cornflour
  • 70 grams cocoa (good quality, 1/2 cup\)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 75 grams caster sugar (2/3 cup)
  • 45 grams brown sugar (3 tablespoons tightly packed)
  • 1 tablespoon milk powder
  • 1 tablespoon corn (powder, I couldn’t find any so used 2 teaspoons of cornflour - but if you can source corn powder that would be much better)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 56 grams butter (melted, 4 tablespoons)
  • 40 grams cream (3 tablespoons)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1 cup shredded coconut
  • 125 grams chopped pecans (or walnuts, or both, 3/4 cup)
  • canola oil (splash, 1-3 tablespoons)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 60 grams wafer cookies (feuilletine or broken up, 3/4 cup, I used this type in chocolate http://shop.countdown.co.nz/Shop/ProductDetails?Stockcode=18307&name=homebrand-creme-wafers-vanilla)
  • 113 grams butter (room temperature)
  • 162 grams icing sugar (1 cup)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 20 grams cocoa powder (1/4 cup)
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee (you can add more to taste)
  • 2 tablespoons full-fat milk
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons ovaltine (or other hot chocolate powder)
  • 1 jigger espresso
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  • 15 grams dark chocolate (chopped)
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 tablespoons glucose
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cream
  • chocolate cake (: 9 x 13 inch slice tin, 20 x 30 cm)
  • 110 grams butter (room temperature)
  • 300 grams caster sugar (1½ cups)
  • 3 eggs
  • 110 grams buttermilk (1/2 cup)
  • 40 grams canola oil (1/4 cup)
  • 3 tablespoons sauce (fudge, see recipe above)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee
  • 155 grams cake flour
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 2 tablespoons cornflour
  • 70 grams cocoa (good quality, 1/2 cup\)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 75 grams caster sugar (2/3 cup)
  • 45 grams brown sugar (3 tablespoons tightly packed)
  • 1 tablespoon milk powder
  • 1 tablespoon corn (powder, I couldn’t find any so used 2 teaspoons of cornflour - but if you can source corn powder that would be much better)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 56 grams butter (melted, 4 tablespoons)
  • 40 grams cream (3 tablespoons)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1 cup shredded coconut
  • 125 grams chopped pecans (or walnuts, or both, 3/4 cup)
  • canola oil (splash, 1-3 tablespoons)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 60 grams wafer cookies (feuilletine or broken up, 3/4 cup, I used this type in chocolate http://shop.countdown.co.nz/Shop/ProductDetails?Stockcode=18307&name=homebrand-creme-wafers-vanilla)
  • 113 grams butter (room temperature)
  • 162 grams icing sugar (1 cup)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 20 grams cocoa powder (1/4 cup)
  • 1 teaspoon instant coffee (you can add more to taste)
  • 2 tablespoons full-fat milk
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons ovaltine (or other hot chocolate powder)
  • 1 jigger espresso
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    NutritionView More

    970Calories
    Sodium51% DV1230mg
    Fat83% DV54g
    Protein24% DV12g
    Carbs40% DV119g
    Fiber28% DV7g
    Calories970Calories from Fat490
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat54g83%
    Saturated Fat24g120%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol200mg67%
    Sodium1230mg51%
    Potassium460mg13%
    Protein12g24%
    Calories from Fat490
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate119g40%
    Dietary Fiber7g28%
    Sugars76g152%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C2%
    Calcium15%
    Iron25%

    * 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)

    Debbie Halsey 3 years ago
    I was amazing! However, this cake takes a lot of work and time. You'll have to buy ingredients that are sometimes hard to find and I had to go to several store to aquire them all. My husbands 64th birthday was the special event and he loved it!