Simple Chocolate Cake

Simple Chocolate Cake

This is the most hassle free - easy cake to make. Even the icing is easy too.

Caitlin Bunter


10 servings
  1. 1 cup self-raising flour
  2. 3 tbs cocoa powder
  3. 250 g butter
  4. 1/2 cup caster sugar
  5. 1 tsp vanilla essence
  6. 2 egg
  7. Icing
  8. 2 tsp butter softened
  9. 1/2 tsp milk
  10. 1 tsp cocoa powder sifted
  11. 1 cup icing sugar sifted


50 mins
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    In a bowl, combine flour, cocoa, sugar, vanilla essence and melted butter.

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    Add eggs and mix together for 1 minute.

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    Pour into a lined cake tin and bake for 25 - 35 minutes at 160C.

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    If the cake springs back it's cooked. Do not overcook.

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    Icing: Mix together icing sugar, cocoa, milk and butter.

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    Ice cake once it has cooled.

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