Chocolate Strawberry Torte

Chocolate Strawberry Torte Recipe

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Donna Geuder

By
@angelmee

Lookng for some deserts for Easter Sunday and I found this one. I have not made it for years and it is so good. Hope you enjy this as much as my fauily did when I made it. Now it is up to the kids to make. :) (PS Do not let the size of the recipe intimidate you, it is really easy to make.)

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
8 to 12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 5 oz
    semi-sweet chocolate - chopped
  • 3/4 c
    butter - cubed
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 3
    eggs
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1 1/2 c
    water
  • STRAWBERRY FILLING

  • 4 c
    fresh strawberries - sliced
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • GLAZE

  • 3 oz
    `semi-sweet chocolate - chopped
  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 3 Tbsp
    water
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 pkg
    8 oz frozen whipped topping, thawed

How to Make Chocolate Strawberry Torte

Step-by-Step

  1. In a microwave safe bowl, melt chocolate and butter; stir until smooth. Cool
  2. Transfer to a large bowl; add sugar and beat until blended.
  3. Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in vanilla.
  4. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to chocolate mixture alternately with water beating well after each addition.
  5. Pour into two greased and floured 9-in. round baking pans. Bake at 350° for 28-33 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks.
  6. In a large bowl, combine filling ingredients; set aside.
  7. For glaze, in a microwave-safe bowl, melt chocolate and butter; stir until smooth. Stir in confectioners' sugar, water and vanilla until smooth. Cool slightly.
  8. Place one cake layer on a serving plate. Spread with half of the whipped topping; drizzle with half of the glaze. Top with half of the filling. Repeat layers.
  9. Store in the refrigerator.

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About Chocolate Strawberry Torte

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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