Chocolate lava cake

Chocolate lava cake: your little treat for your loved one on Valentine’s day.

If you are looking for something different and really make it special for your loved one you might like to have a go at this recipe. This sweet chocolate lava cake could be the ideal treat for your valentine. They are really easy to make and so delicious.

Ingredients:

150g dark chocolate

75g sugar

3eggs and 3 egge yolks

125g butter

50g flour

25g cocoa

Preparation

Set your oven to 180° C. Butter 4 little ramekins.

Melt your chocolate and butter over a bain marie.

Whisk your sugar and eggs to a light and fluffy consistency,

 

then slowly fold into your melted chocolate mixture until completely incorporated into your mix.

 

Sift your flour and cocoa and fold into that mixture.

 

Fill your ramekins and cook for 8 to 10 minutes until the outside is firm.

Unmold onto your serving plates and sprinkle with cocoa powder and serve with a dollop of cream. Tuck in, the middle should be oozing a lush and delicious dark chocolaty like thick sauce.

Et, voilà…

Bon appétit!

Tip: add your favourite tipple to the mix, right at the end after you have sifted and folded your flour and cocoa into the mix.