Lava Cakes Recipe

Provided By
Chocolate lovers will be dazzled with the rich chocolate filling erupting from the center of these terrific single serving chocolate cakes. For more recipes to satisfy that chocolate craving, see our delectable collection of chocolate recipes.
Share this!
Facebook
Google+
Servings:
Update Servings
Ingredients
  • 4 ounces semi-sweet baking chocolate - 4 squares
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 6 tablespoons flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
Container: custard cups or soufflé dishes, baking sheet, mixing bowl
Directions
PREP
10 mins
COOK
10 mins
READY IN
20 mins
  • Grease or butter 4 custard cups or soufflé dishes. Place on a baking sheet.
  • Microwave chocolate and butter together in a medium bowl for approximately 1 minute.
  • Take the chocolate mixture out of microwave and whisk until the chocolate is completely melted.
  • Whisk in vanilla and sugar until blended.
  • Lightly beat the eggs and egg yolk together and then whisk them into the chocolate.
  • Stir in the flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger.
  • Spoon evenly into the prepared dishes, filling each approximately 3/4 full.
  • Bake in a preheated oven at 425° for 10 minutes. The sides should be firm but the centers should be very soft.
  • Remove from the oven and let stand for 1 minute.
  • Run a table knife around the edges to loosen.
  • Invert onto a serving plate.
  • Sprinkle with confectioners' sugar or add a dollop of whip cream and strawberries.
Similar Recipes
Molten Dark Chocolate Lava Cakes
Rating of 5 out of 5.0 stars
eggs
flour
salt
semi
sugar
Warm Chocolate Molten Lava Cake
Rating of 5 out of 5.0 stars
all purpose flour
bittersweet
egg yolks
eggs
salt
Hot Chocolate Fudge Cakes
Rating of 5 out of 5.0 stars
baking powder
brown sugar
butter
dark chocolate bar
egg substitute

Lava Cakes Recipe Reviews

There currently aren't any reviews or comments for this recipe. Be the first!
E-mail: 
Advertisement
Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is strictly prohibited.
© Copyright 2014 Tecstra Systems, All Rights Reserved, RecipeTips.com