Malted Milk Ball Cake

cathy tate

By
@cathylynne29

I forgot where I got this recipe but who doesn't love Malted Milk Balls? This recipe is a hit with young and old alike!


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Serves:

24-32

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Ingredients

2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
cocoa powder
1 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
2/3 c
butter, softened
1 3/4 c
sugar
3 large
eggs
4 oz
unsweetened chocolate, coarsely chopped
2 tsp
vanilla
1 1/2 c
milk
1 c
malted milk balls, coarsely chopped
1
recipe chocolate malt glaze
2/3 c
whipping cream
1/3 c
malted milk powder
1 1/2 oz
milk chocolate chips

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line 2 9x9x2 inch backing pans with parchment paper, grease pans. Set aside. In a medium bowl, stir together flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside. In a large bowl, beat butter with electric mixer on medium-high for 30 seconds. Add sugar; beat until combined. Add eggs, one at a time, beating 30 seconds after each. Beat in chocolate and vanilla. Alternately add flour mixture and milk, beating on low after each addition until thoroughly combined. Divide batter between prepared pans; spread evenly. Bake for 10-15 minutes. Sprinkle with malted milk balls, pressing in slightly. Continue baking 10-15 minutes more - 25 minutes total baking time. Let cakes stand while preparing glaze. Spread warm cake with Chocolate Malt Glaze.
2
CHOCOLATE MALT GLAZE:

In a medium microwave-safe bowl, whisk together whipping cream and malted milk powder. Microwave on 50% power for 2 minutes or until bubbly. Place chocolte pieces in another heat-proof bowl; pour hot whipping cream mixture over chocolate pieces. Let stand 5 minutes; stir until smooth.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: For Kids