My Favourite Chocolate Cake

The most amazingly easy yet impressive and delicious chocolate cake you've ever made, honest. All that you need is an oven, a mixing bowl and a wooden spoon.

Preparation time: 5 minutes

Baking time: 22 minutes

Serves: 6-8 people


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  • saucepan
  • wooden spoon
  • small bowl
  • 20cm cake tin
  • 225g of good dark chocolate
  • 225g butter
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon plain flour
  • 225g sugar

Preheat the over to 190C. Melt the butter and the chocolate in the microwave or bain marie.

Add the sugar, mixing well and let cool a little.

One by one, add the eggs, mixing well with a wooden spoon between each addition. Add the flour, mixing well until the mixture is smooth.

Pour the batter into the baking pan, bake for 22 minutes, the cake will tremble a little in the center.

Remove from oven, let cool on a rack.