Lava Cakes

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These lovely oozy melt in the middle chocolate puddings are the perfect dessert for any dinner party, they are super quick and easy too!

4 Portions

Easy 15 Minutes

Ingredients

Ingredients

For the recipe  Lava Cakes

For the Lava Cakes:

100 g Dr. Oetker Dark Chocolate
100 g Unsalted butter
2 Medium Eggs
60 g Caster Sugar
5 g Dr. Oetker Madagascan Vanilla Paste (1tsp)
50 g Plain Flour
15 g Dr. Oetker Fine Dark Cocoa Powder (4tsp)

preparation

Preparation

Step 1: First things first, preheat the oven to 200°C/180°C/Gas Mark 6 and butter 4 ramekins. Next up, melt together the Chocolate and butter in the microwave in 20 second bursts, stirring between each burst. Set aside to cool for a few minutes. 

Step 2: In another bowl using an electric hand whisk, whisk together the eggs, sugar and Vanilla Paste until pale in colour and thickened.

Step 3: Sieve the flour and Cocoa Powder on top of the egg mixture and gently fold through. Once combined pour over the chocolate mixture and fold this through. 

Step 4: Divide mixture between your prepared ramekins and pop in the oven to bake for 8-10 minutes. Once baked the middle should have a slight wobble and the edges set. Leave your puddings to stand for 1 minute before serving and then tip out onto a plate and serve with cream and a scoop of ice-cream!

Nutritional Information for the recipe Lava Cakes

Per Serving Per 100 g / ml
Energy 1976 kJ
472 kcal
1796 kJ
429 kcal
Fat 31.45 g 28.59 g
Carbohydrate 37.97 g 34.52 g
Protein 7.23 g 6.57 g

preparation

Preparation

Step 1: First things first, preheat the oven to 200°C/180°C/Gas Mark 6 and butter 4 ramekins. Next up, melt together the Chocolate and butter in the microwave in 20 second bursts, stirring between each burst. Set aside to cool for a few minutes. 

Step 2: In another bowl using an electric hand whisk, whisk together the eggs, sugar and Vanilla Paste until pale in colour and thickened.

Step 3: Sieve the flour and Cocoa Powder on top of the egg mixture and gently fold through. Once combined pour over the chocolate mixture and fold this through. 

Step 4: Divide mixture between your prepared ramekins and pop in the oven to bake for 8-10 minutes. Once baked the middle should have a slight wobble and the edges set. Leave your puddings to stand for 1 minute before serving and then tip out onto a plate and serve with cream and a scoop of ice-cream!

Nutritional Information for the recipe Lava Cakes

Per Serving Per 100 g / ml
Energy 1976 kJ
472 kcal
1796 kJ
429 kcal
Fat 31.45 g 28.59 g
Carbohydrate 37.97 g 34.52 g
Protein 7.23 g 6.57 g
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