Submit your recipes for a share of ad revenue - click 'write for us'
Mommy's mud cake
My Mother makes this on special occasions, and there's a reason why. It is indulgent, sweet, chocolatey, but also a show-stopper in terms of aesthetics.
It will wow your crowd, so serve as my Mother does at family occasions, or my younger cousin's birthday party, and watch everyone fall in love with your cake.
: 10 minutes
: 30 minutes
: 10 servings
100g dark chocolate
100g plain flour
50g golden syrup
Half tsp bicarbonate of soda
100ml warm water
Whisk the cocoa with 100ml of warm water together along with the bicarbonate of soda and set aside.
Add the eggs and sugar to a food processor and combine.
Add the chocolate and bicarbonate of soda mixture to the whisked eggs and sugar.
Mix until smooth.
Add the flour, combine, and pour into a greased loaf tin. Bake in the oven for 65 minutes at gas mark 4/170 degrees.
Remove the cake from the oven and allow to cool for 30 minutes.
For the frosting slowly melt the butter and chocolate in a bain-marie until smooth.
Heat the milk in a saucepan, along with the cocoa, and golden syrup.
Pass this mixture through a sieve and pour into the bowl of melted chocolate.
Spread on top of the sponge - don't worry if it's messy, it's mud cake!
This cake keeps well when covered in a container for several days.
I like this Recipe
More Recipes by
Quick and Simple Salad Dressing
A well-made dressing can make all the difference to a salad
Egyptian Chicken & Sides
Egyptian spices work so well with chicken, coupled with spicy rice sweet potato and salad, it's easy...
Mango traffic light salad
This is possibly the easiest and quickest salad to whip up, and it has a sweetness thanks to the fib...
3 ingredient banana muffins
Muffins are a wonderful treat and I found a winning recipe which only contains three ingredients
Sweet Potato Frittata
Too often we throw away scraps, which when put together with a bit of effort, not to mention cheese ...
Cool Kale and Rosemary Salad
Seasoning makes all the difference when it comes to salad
view all recipes by Jamie0liversgirl
on Other Hubs
African Meatballs and Sadsa
Cacao and White Beetroot Cake
Cacao and white beetroot makes for a light, delicious cake
MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Natural Powder
Submit a Comment
Oven baked chicken schnitzel
Why deep fry when you can bake your schnitzel in the oven with excellent results! If you don'...
The best fondant recipe!
This fondant recipe from Michelle Foster is almost fail-proof for the beginner cake decorators like ...
Lilli Pilli Jam
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
Puff Pastry Hot Dogs
Sometimes your average hot dogs can get a little boring
Orange Mug Cake
A quick and tasty treat, able to be whipped up in a few minutes if the treat stockpile mysterious di...
Orange Chocolate Mud Cake
A gorgeous chocolate mud cake with an orange twist
Easy Cheese Sticks
Serve these Easy Cheese Sticks with your favourite dips
Tan slice (an old favourite)
Tan slice, I think originates from New Zealand as I could not find it here in Australia
Nanny's kiss biscuits
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
Honey, You Baked!
Milo Cookies with Condensed Milk
Light and fluffy Milo flavoured cookies that make a perfect for a lunch box treat
Find Kidrecipes on Facebook Twitter and Pinterest!