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Horseshoe Cake

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Indulge in this soft and fluffy cake filled with a rich and creamy hazelnut chocolate spread - you won’t be able to resist giving into your sinful sweet cravings!

Let's start cooking!

Whisked egg white

Step 1 - Separate egg whites from egg yolks and whisk

  • In a bowl, crack 10 eggs. In separate bowls, keep 5 egg whites and 10 egg yolks.
  • Whisk egg whites with white sugar for 3 to 5 minutes until it forms stuff peaks.
Whisked egg white and egg yolk in a bowl

Step 2 - Whisk egg yolks into egg whites and fold in dry ingredients

  • Pour egg yolks into the egg whites and whisk until well combined.
  • Using a spatula, fold in plain flour, ½ tsp baking powder and milk powder until well combined.
    It is important to have exact measurements when baking cakes to ensure a consistent outcome
Butter poured into mixture in metal bowl

Step 3 - Add vanilla essence and melted butter into the batter and preheat oven

  • In the same bowl, add 2 tsp vanilla essence and melted butter. Mix well.
  • Preheat oven to 180°C.
Batter poured onto a baking tray

Step 4 - Pour batter into lined baking tray and bake

  • In a 16 x 10 inch baking tray, line it with parchment paper and pour in the batter. Ensure it is evenly spread out across the tray.
  • Bake in the oven for 20 minutes.
Cake folded between two cloths using a rolling pin

Step 5 - Remove cake from tray and mould cake

  • Once cake is cooked, cut the sides of the cake and remove from tray.
  • On a working surface with a damp clean cloth, gently flip over the cake and remove parchment paper. Cover surface of the cake with another damp cloth.
  • Place rolling pin in the middle and gently fold the cake in half over the rolling pin. Leave it to cool for 10 minutes.
Cake spread with nutella

Step 6- Fill cake with nutella and slice

  • Once cooled, use a spatula to fill the cake evenly with nutella.
  • Slice cake into even slices.
Substitute hazelnut chocolate spread with kaya or peanut butter for a different flavor

Let's plate and serve!

Chocolate hazelnut cake on table

Place horseshoe cake onto serving plate or dish and serve at room temperature or chilled.

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