Cake Boss Shares His Chocolate Truffle Cake Recipe

posted: 01/27/17
by: TLCme

Want to bake chocolate cake like a boss....a Cake Boss that is?! Here is the recipe for Buddy Valastro's Chocolate Truffle Cake.

  • Melt chocolate & butter using a double boiler
    • Melt between 98 & 110 degrees depending on your chocolate
    • 3 Sticks of Butter
    • 1 & 1/4 cup of chocolate chips
  • Whip up five egg whites
    • Make sure there is no trace of yolk in the egg
    • Whip to a soft-medium peak
  • Five egg yolks - Temper eggs (Avoid scrambling the eggs by this method)
    • Slowly add a little bit of the hot chocolate to the egg yolks
  • Add five egg yolks to the chocolate
  • Add a little bit of raspberry liqueur to the chocolate
  • Fold in a little bit of the egg whites at a time to the chocolate mixture
  • Stir & fold the rest of the mixture in with the egg whites
  • Grease the inside of the ramekins beforehand (6 ramekins)
  • Fill the baking dish 1/3 full with boiling water
  • Bake at 325 degrees for 25 - 30 minutes
  • Add vanilla ice cream
  • Add raspberries
  • Dust with cocoa powder