Love Mums – Kärleksmums

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This type of cake reminds me of when I was little, since it was one of the first things my friends and I learned how to make! It’s still as good today, and is very easy to make, the glaze makes the cake crazy moist, and gives it a great coffee taste. If you don’t like coffee, the coffee can be left out!

Recipe / Recept

5 eggs / 5 ägg

1.4 cups of sugar / 3.5 dl socker

1.8 cups of flour / 4.5 dl socker

3 tsp of baking powder / 3 tsk bakpulver

8 tbsp of cacao powder / 8 msk kakao

300 g of butter / 300 g smör

0.8 cups of water / 2 dl vatten 

Glaze / Glasyr 

4 tbsp espresso coffee / 4 msk espresso kaffe 

0.4 cups of heavy whipping cream / 1 dl vispgrädde

1 cup of icing sugar / 2.5 dl florsocker

1/2 dark chocolate bar / 1/2 mörk chokladkaka

shredded, unsweetened coconut / riven kokos

1.Preheat the oven to 440 F. / Sätt ugnen på 225 grader.
2.Whisk sugar and eggs together until light and fluffy. / Vispa ihop socker och ägg tills det blir fluffigt.
3. Carefully add flour, baking powder and cacao powder. / Blanda försiktigt i mjöl, bakpulver och kakao.
4. Melt the butter and add in the water, ad to the batter. / Smält smöret och lägg i vatten, blanda i smeten.
5. Bake for about 15-20 min, or until the cake is just set in the middle. / Grädda i 15-20 min, eller tills kakan precis stelnat i mitten.
6. Let cool. / Låt svalna.
7.Mix together cream, coffee and chocolate in a pot, and stir until the chocolate is melted. / Blanda ihop grädde, kaffe och choklad i en kastrull rör tills chokladen smält.
8.Add in the icing sugar. / Lägg i florsockret.
9.Let cool. / Låt svalna.
10. Spread over the cake and sprinkle with coconut. / Bred glasyren på kakan och strö över kokos.
11. Let cool in the fridge. / Låt svalna helt i kylen.
12. Done! / Klart!

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