Amazing Amasi cake

Category, CuisineCooking MethodDifficultyIntermediate

Here we don't count calories! We count in slices: 1 slice, 2 slices...

 

Prep Time30 minsCook Time45 mins

 

For the cake:
 6 eggs
 3 cups sugar
 3.50 cups flour
 ¾ cup cocoa
 15 ml baking powder
 5 ml salt
 10 ml vanilla essence
 200 g First Choice Butter
 ¾ cup oil
 3 cups First Choice Amasi
 4 tsp instant coffee dissolved in a cup of warm water
For the sauce:
 1 cup sugar
 100 g First Choice Butter
 1 cup First Choice Amasi
 5 ml vanilla essence

Cake:
1

Pre-heat oven to 180°C

2

Cream First Choice Butter and sugar together in a mixer until light and fluffy

3

Add the eggs, vanilla essence, and 3 cups of First Choice Amasi and mix for a minute

4

Add the coffee dissolved in warm water and mix for another minute

5

In a separate bowl, sieve the flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt together

6

Mix the dry mixture with the 'wet' mixture in 3 increments and mixing inbetween until the batter is smooth

7

Grease 2 medium-sized cake pans with First Choice Butter and dust lightly with cocoa

8

Divide the batter between the two pans and then bake for between 40 to 45 minutes

Sauce:
9

Heat the First Choice Butter, sugar, amasi, vanilla essence in a pot over medium heat for about 5 minutes

10

When the cake is baked, let it sit for 10 minutes. Use a fork to poke holes in the cake and then pour the sauce over

11

Enjoy!

Ingredients

For the cake:
 6 eggs
 3 cups sugar
 3.50 cups flour
 ¾ cup cocoa
 15 ml baking powder
 5 ml salt
 10 ml vanilla essence
 200 g First Choice Butter
 ¾ cup oil
 3 cups First Choice Amasi
 4 tsp instant coffee dissolved in a cup of warm water
For the sauce:
 1 cup sugar
 100 g First Choice Butter
 1 cup First Choice Amasi
 5 ml vanilla essence

Directions

Cake:
1

Pre-heat oven to 180°C

2

Cream First Choice Butter and sugar together in a mixer until light and fluffy

3

Add the eggs, vanilla essence, and 3 cups of First Choice Amasi and mix for a minute

4

Add the coffee dissolved in warm water and mix for another minute

5

In a separate bowl, sieve the flour, cocoa, baking powder and salt together

6

Mix the dry mixture with the 'wet' mixture in 3 increments and mixing inbetween until the batter is smooth

7

Grease 2 medium-sized cake pans with First Choice Butter and dust lightly with cocoa

8

Divide the batter between the two pans and then bake for between 40 to 45 minutes

Sauce:
9

Heat the First Choice Butter, sugar, amasi, vanilla essence in a pot over medium heat for about 5 minutes

10

When the cake is baked, let it sit for 10 minutes. Use a fork to poke holes in the cake and then pour the sauce over

11

Enjoy!

Amazing Amasi cake
2019-02-15T15:36:46+00:00