Desserts

Chocolate and Beetroot Layer Cake

230

Juicy beetroot lend a special flavour to this delicious chocolate cake!

6
to taste coco powder
8 ounces beetroot
4 ounces unsalted butter
15 ounces light brown sugar
3 eggs
1 tablespoon vanilla essence
3 ounces bittersweet chocolate ( melted )
2 cups flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup buttermilk
to taste chocolate curls ( optional )
16 fluid ounces whipping cream
1 1/4 pound bittersweet chocolate ( chopped )
1 tablespoons vanilla esssence

1.Preheat the oven to 1800C / 3500F / Gas 4. Grease two 23 cm /9 in cake tins and dust the base and sides with cocoa. Grate the beetroot and add to the juice. Set aside. With a hand-held electric mixer,...
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Nutritions

Calories
1250

Sodium
338mg
14% DV

Fat
67g
103% DV

Protein
16g
33% DV

Carbs
162g
55% DV

Fiber
11g
44% DV