Tuscan Chocolate Cake:Delicious Recipe for Chocolate Cake

Tuscan Chocolate Cake

Last Updated on Monday 17th, February 2014 / 17:34 Written by
Tuscan Chocolate Cake
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Today’s cake is so good that it was over in just a few minutes! This soft Tuscan chocolate cake is perfect for tea and breakfast, it is simple and incredibly tasty.
I find it irresistible if dipped in a cup of hot milk! Your kids will go crazy for it! The use of ricotta cheese makes the dough very delicate and slightly damp.

Ingredients to make the Tuscan Chocolate Cake

  • 250 gr of ricotta cheese
  • 250 gr of sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 75 gr of unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 100 gr of butter
  • 80 gr of flour
  • 16 gr of baking powder for cakes

Preparation: How to make the Chocolate Cake

1. With a mixer, blend the ricotta with the sugar.
2. Add the three eggs, then the cocoa powder, the flour already mixed with the baking powder and finally the melted butter.
3. Continue to whisk until the mixture has reached the consistency of a mousse.
4. Pour the mixture into a baking pan and bake at 180 °C (360 °F) for about 30 minutes.
5. Once cooked and cooled, sprinkle the cake with icing sugar.

In just a few minutes your pastry is ready! This is one of my preferred cakes! Absolutely to try :-)

About the author

Hi! My name is Elena, I'm a travel writer and a happy mom living near Florence. I love to explore Tuscany to discover special places and I have a great passion for Tuscan Cooking. On this blog I share my experiences on special hotels and places to visit in Tuscany and Italy, and about my grandmother's tasty Recipes! I'm happy to help travelers plan their holiday in Tuscany :-)

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