Unique skinny chocolate cake recipe for moms birthday!

Unique skinny chocolate cake recipe for moms birthday!

Don’t you agree that moms are adorable? She literally works night and day to give us the comfort of what we call home. Don’t you agree that a home is just a building without mom waiting there for you?. not sure about you, but I literally search the whole house when I don’t see her around, even though I don’t even need anything. That’s how important a mother for us is, right?

Preparation of cake

This bond is mutual. Now, Don’t even get me to start on the motherly love. That is really something that words cannot define, even poets, musician and producers have tried their hands in putting this bond into words several times. She literally understood your blabbering when you yourself had no idea what language you used to mutter in your childhood. She would beat the shit out of you just because she is concerned when you accidentally hurt yourself, weird right? But no one can understand the logic behind it. And when it’s your birthday, she gets more excited than you yourself are just like a kid.

But the question is, how excited are you to celebrate when it comes to her birthday? A lot? I know you want to gift her the world, but right now you have no idea where to start form, right? That is what I’m here for, to help you out from the situation like this. Well, gifts are secondary; it is your efforts that get counted. No, I’m not telling you to climb a mount Everest for her, because seriously that would make no sense.

Why not keep it simple and start with baking a homemade cake for her. Oh, don’t scare away, even if you have no idea in which part of the house does your kitchen lies, I’m going to tell you an easy recipe, you just need to follow the instructions. If it were for someone else, I would have instead suggested you to get an online cake delivery, but hey, its mommy we are talking about here.

Well, this recipe is also from my mom’s kitchen. See, how important moms are, I don’t even have a recipe of my own. But you know, each hand serves a different taste for the same recipe as well. The recipe is called a skinny chocolate recipe.

Ingredients required

Ingredients to prepare cake

For the skinny chocolate cake

  • 1/2 cup coconut oil

  • 1/4 c apple sauce

  • 3/4 c vanilla yogurt (Greek yogurt if you want).

  • 2 cup whole-wheat flour

  • 1 tsp. baking soda

  • 1 c mini semisweet chocolate chips

  • 1/2 cup brown sugar

  • 2 large-sized eggs

  • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 2 teaspoon baking powder

  • 1/2 cup cocoa powder (good quality)

  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt

  • 3/4 cup milk preferably whole, but skim milk will work fine

For decoration

  • 1/2 pint fresh strawberries

  • 1/2 pint fresh blueberries

  • 1/2 pint fresh blackberries

  • 1 pint raspberries

  • 1 tbsp. confectioners’ sugar optional

  • 1 homemade whipped cream (you can vary the sugar if you prefer)

  • 2 big bunches of grapes (green or red)

  • chocolate syrup (ready-made)

Preparation method

  1. let us start with preheating your oven at 350 F

  2. Prepare 2 cake pans that are 8 inches and round in shape.

  3. Heat up coconut oil for approx. Thirty seconds in the microwave, if you want it melted.

  4. Now pour the melted coconut oil in the stand mixer.

  5. Combine applesauce, yogurt, eggs, brown sugar and vanilla extract and mix well.

  6. Now in a separate bowl, blend in flour, baking soda, baking powder, cocoa powder, and salt.

  7. Now slowly add a third of the above mentioned dry mixture into the applesauce mixture and add milk simultaneously, and keep adding till the dry mix and milk are no longer visible.

  8. Now, to remove the bowl from stand mixer and add chocolate chips.

  9. Now shift the batter equally in the cake pans.

  10. Bake the mixture at 350 F. it will take up to 22 to 26 minutes approx. Take out and conduct a toothpick test.

  11. keep the cake to cool down for 5 minutes and then shift on a wire rack.

For decoration

  1. Rinse all the fruits nicely before use.

  2. Noe take one layer of the cake and cover it with ¾ cup of whipped cream

  3. Now place the strawberries in the center of the cake facing downwards.

  4. Now place the rest of the fruit as well. Just be careful of the placement on the sides as it is a naked cake.

  5. Once the layer is covered with fruits, place the next layer of the cake on the top.

  6. Repeat the same process of fruit installment on the top layer as well.

  7. Now, drip and drizzle down some chocolate sauce from the top of the cake, and let it freeze, before serving.

Tada! Your cake is ready. Now you can call yourself a Masterchef. If that recipe scared you off, you always have the option to order cake online, that the easy choice.

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