Creamy chocolate slices


Ingredients 9
Servings 8
Time 35 minutes

Ingredients

  • 5
    large eggs, separated
  • 90
    ml
    castor sugar
  • 50
    g
    dark chocolate, grated
  • 70
    ml
    white bread flour
  • FILLING
  • 100
    g
    dark chocolate, broken into pieces
  • 25
    g
    butter
  • 425
    g
    peaches, drained
  • 250
    ml
    cream
 

Method

25 minutes
 
Beat egg whites until stiff. Gently tip into another bowl. Using the whisk, beat the egg yolks and sugar until creamy. Add chocolate and flour to the yolk mixture, then fold in the egg whites. Pour mixture into a greased and lined 23 x 13 cm loaf tin. Bake in preheated 180 °C oven for 25 minutes. Set aside to cool, then slice in half to make two layers. FiILLING: Melt the chocolate and butter together and set aside to cool. Place the drained peaches into a liquidiser and blend until smooth. Whip the cream, until stiff. Fold the puré;ed peaches into the cream. Spread the chocolate over the bottom half of the cooled cake. Top with the peach cream and then the top layer of cake. (Reserve any leftover peach cream for serving.) Chill in the fridge, then serve sliced for afternoon tea or dessert with extra peach cream on the side.
 

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