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Quick Chocolate Lava cake

Quick Chocolate Lava cake

This post on one bite molten chocolate magic is definitely not for baking purists, but is dedicated to all those reluctant cooks in the world, that includes my daughter too who would welcome few delicious bites any time of the day.

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Ingredients

1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour

1 Tbsp. powered sugar

2 Tbsp. cocoa

4 Tbsp. milk

2 Tbsp. softened butter/oil

¼ tsp. vanilla

Pinch salt

Pinch baking soda

Pinch baking powder

Dark or bittersweet chocolate chunks/chips

Directions

 Combine dry ingredients and mix well. Add liquid, stir, then transfer to a little dish

Combine dry ingredients and mix well. Add liquid, stir, then transfer to a little dish

Pour in half the batter, add chocolate chunks.

Pour in half the batter, add chocolate chunks.

Cover with the remaining batter.

Cover with the remaining batter.

Mmmm….gooey chocolate

Mmmm….gooey chocolate

Give it the gourmet look… top with a dollop of cream and strawberries,The problem is you have to wait to decorate and in the meantime the cake loses some of its texture and becomes chewy. So this step is only to impress the camera!

Give it the gourmet look… top with a dollop of cream and strawberries, a show stopper indeed!
The problem is you have to wait to decorate and in the meantime the cake loses some of its texture and becomes chewy. So this step is only to impress the camera!

Oh, it sure does look like a show-stopper dessert  Grab some coffee, your favorite book and a fork…indulge!

Combine dry ingredients and mix well. Add liquid, stir, then transfer to a little dish (spray the dish beforehand). Microwave 2 minutes.

Pour in half the batter, add chocolate chunks.

Cover with the remaining batter.

Microwave 2 minutes.

Oh, it sure does look like a show-stopper dessert.

Grab some coffee, your favorite book and a fork…indulge!

That’s how my daughter loves it! She’s eating one now.

Disclaimer: I take no claim to fame for this recipe

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About spicerack

Full time granny, arts enthusiast, compulsive baker and a freelance writer! Practically a nomad, living out of my suitcase literally! Based in Kuwait, New Delhi, and San Diego!

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