Wednesday, April 30, 2008

its my BIRTHDAY!!!

Happy 24th Birthday kReOLa...

i celebrated my birthday with my family at home we just had an Italian lunch and a simple

and guess wat?
i made a cake.... for myself.. hahhaa...

Heres How....

1 1/2 cups of unsweetened cocoa 3 large eggs

1 1/2 tsp. baking powder 2 cups hot water

1 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 tsp vanilla

3 cups all purpose flour

3 cups sugar

3/4 cooking oil

2 cups milk or buttermilk

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter the cake pan or Dust with cocoa..

  • Put cocoa, flour, baking powder, salt, sugar into a bowl.

  • Beat in oil, buttermilk, vanilla, eggs and hot water one at a time using a mixer or beat until smooth for 2 minutes.

  • Pour batter into the pan. Bake for 45-55 minutes.

  • Let cake cool in pan for 1 hour.

  • Cut off top of 1 layer and frost with spatula or with a butter knife.

  • Cover the entire cake with the chocolate frosting and dont worry about smoothing it perfectly.

Chocolate Frost

  • Melt butter in a saucepan. add evaporated milk, chocolate bars, butter and sugar one at a time and stir until smooth..

Green & Yellow Icing

  • Beat egg whites until smooth using a mixer.

  • Add 1 cup confectioner's sugar..

  • 1 tsp. cream of tartar (MACKORMICK's cream of tartar)

  • add food coloring..

Smooth the cake with icing and pipe with designs.

Then eat your heart out.. just like what i did.. hahahha.....

1 comment:

NaTzAnGeLiK said...

nice cake! :)