Molten Chocolate Cakes Recipe

Looking for an easy Molten Chocolate Cakes recipe? Learn how to make Molten Chocolate Cakes using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by hbbroadbent

Makes 2 servings



Molten Chocolate Cake Valentine's Day recipe from Gwenyth Paltrow. "These are especially great because you can make the batter ahead of time and refrigerate it, just increase the baking time by two minutes."

Recipe Ingredients for Molten Chocolate Cakes

1 1/2 tablespoons butter, plus more for the ramekins
1 1/5 oz. chocolate
1 egg,
1 egg yolk
1/2 cup POWDERED SUGAR
1 teaspoon POWDERED SUGAR
2 1/5 tablespoons all-purpose flouR
1/2 teaspoon vanilla

Recipe Directions for Molten Chocolate Cakes

  1. Preheat the oven to 450°F.

  2. Generously butter two 4 oz. ramekins. (Or spray)

  3. Melt the butter and chocolate together in a small glass bowl set over a small pot of simmering water.

  4. Let it cool a bit while you whisk together the egg, egg yolk and 1/2 cup of confectioners? sugar in a separate bowl.

  5. Whisk in the melted butter and chocolate and then the flour.

  6. Fill the ramekins and bake for seven minutes. The edges and top should be just set.

  7. Meanwhile, whisk the 3tbs crème fraîche together with the remaining teaspoon of confectioners? sugar and the vanilla. (I left this part off b/c i will never have creme fraiche in my house. use whipped cream. seriously.) Or dust w/ the powdered sugar!!

  8. Remove the cakes from the oven, let them cool for a few minutes. Invert onto dessert plates and serve each with a spoonful of crème fraîche. (whipped cream. or ice cream!)

Categories

Dessert, Valentine's Day

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 99.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
382
Calories from Fat
164
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
18.2g
28%
Saturated Fat
10.5g
53%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
225mg
75%
Sodium
110mg
5%
Potassium
116mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
48.4g
16%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
39.7g
Protein
6.4g
Vitamin A 11% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 6% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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