Friday, February 14, 2014

Chocolate Strawberry Cinnamon Cake



Happy Valentines Day Everyone! What's a Valentines day without a delicious dessert! Here is a delightful dessert that's perfect for your valentine. 
Easy and delicious beautiful dessert that will impress your love ones. 





Ingredients:



  • 1 1/3 cups of sifted flour


  • 1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract ( better tasting than imitation)


  • 2 teaspoon of baking soda


  • 1/8 teaspoon of salt


  • 4 eggs lightly whisked


  • 1 stick (1/2 cup) of unsalted room temperature butter


  • 1- 1/2 cup of dark brown sugar


  • 1/2 cup of granulated white sugar


  • 2 teaspoons of ground cinnamon


  • 1/2 cup of diced strawberries




Garnishing


  • 2 strawberries sliced length wise 


  • Whip cream


  • Dashes of cinnamon 


  • Chocolate syrup


Start by preheating your oven to 400 degrees. Prepare your wax paper by tracing the bottom of your cake pan. This makes cleaning a breeze or brush/spray the bottom on the cake pan.






Directions

In a large Bowl , Sift in your flour. Mix in all the dry ingredients. Follow by 4 lightly beaten eggs and melted butter, mix well. Whisk in the vanilla. Stir in the diced strawberries. 


Pour in about a 3rd ways. Bake the cake for about 45 min to 1 hour or until the tooth pick comes out clean.


After the cake is cooled. Start by adding your cake crumble follow by strawberries, drizzle a little bit of syrup and a dash of cinnamon. Repeat the steps and garnish with a slice of strawberries and a chocolate hearts follow by a dash of cinnamon and drizzle on chocolate syrup.