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Mocha Mini Cake

  • time
    1 hr
  • servings
    4-6 servings
  • difficulty
    Challenging

Mocha Mini Cake

This Mocha Mini Cake is the perfect afternoon treat. Enjoy each bite of moist sponge cake, covered with creamy mocha and chocolate frosting.

Ingredients:

Mocha Sponge Cake:

3 pcs
eggs, separated
1/3 cup
sugar
3 tbsp
NESTLÉ® Fresh Milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 cup
all purpose flour
1 tbsp
cocoa powder
1 tsp
NESCAFÉ Classic
3/4 tsp
baking powder
2 tbsp
sugar
1 tsp
butter

Buttercream:

1 stick
butter
2 cups
powdered sugar
1 tbsp
cocoa powder
2 tsp
NESCAFÉ Classic dissolved in 2 tbsp hot water
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 pack
125ml NESTLÉ® All Purpose Cream, chilled

Topping:

1 pack
125ml NESTLÉ® All Purpose Cream
1 cup
milk chocolate chip
1 cup
preferred chocolate, crushed

Procedure:


  1. Whip egg yolk and 1/3 cup sugar until light. Gradually add NESTLÉ® Fresh Milk and vanilla extract.

  2. Sift flour with cocoa powder, NESCAFÉ Classic, and baking powder. Mix in the egg yolk mixture.

  3.  Separately whip egg whites with 2 tbsp of sugar until soft peaks. Fold in the egg yolk mixture.

  4. Pour into a 6x2-inch cake pan lined with buttered parchment paper. Bake in a preheated 320°F oven for 20 – 30 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean when inserted in the cake. Set aside to cool completely.

  5. Remove cake from the pan and discard parchment paper. Cut into 3 equal parts and set aside.

  6. Whip butter until light and mix in powdered sugar and cocoa powder. Add vanilla, dissolved coffee, and NESTLÉ® All Purpose Cream and continue to whip until soft peaks.

  7. Assemble layers of cake and buttercream. Spread the side and top as well.

  8. Make chocolate ganache by gently simmering NESTLÉ® All Purpose Cream. Pour into chocolate chips and stir until smooth. Set aside to cool.

  9. Pour ganache on cake and let it drip on the side. Top with preferred chocolate. Refrigerate until before serving.


    Note: Store-bought chiffon or sponge cake may be used.

NESTLÉ All Purpose Cream 125ml