Double Diablo

Double Diablo

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Lucille Hoerle

By
@hoerlel

If you love a flourless chocolate cake, this one comes close to perfect. It is rich, decadent and very different.

A friend that caters gave me this recipe after I tasted it at one of her parties. It is to die for, but leave your diet behind...not for the faint of heart.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    raisens
  • 1/2 c
    scotch
  • 14 oz
    semi sweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 c
    water
  • 1/2 lb
    unsalted butter
  • 6
    eggs, separated
  • 1 1/3 c
    sugar
  • 9 Tbsp
    cake flour
  • 1 1/3 c
    finely ground blanced almonds
  • 1 pinch
    salt

How to Make Double Diablo

Step-by-Step

  1. Soak raisens in scotch overnight. Preheat oven to 350. Butter a 12 inch cake pan and line bottom with parchment paper and butter and flour paper.

    In top of a double boiler, melt the chocolate with the water Stir in the butter bit by bit until mixture is smooth.

    Beat the egg y9okes with the sugar until thick and creamy. Stire into the chocolate. Add the flour and almonds, then the raisins and scotch. Mix together gently.
  2. Beat the egg whites with salt until stiff but not dry. Fold by thirds into the chocolate mixture taking care to deflate the mixture as little as possible. Pour the batter into the prepared pan, smooth the top and bake for approximately 25 mins. The cake should be moist in the center but just beginning to shrink from the sides of the pan. Let the cake rest in the pan for 10 min. before turning out onto a rack to cool.
  3. Icing:
    8 oz. semisweet chocolate
    1 cup heavy cream

    Melt the chocolate in the cream, whisking until smooth. Pour over cake smoothing with a spatula.

Printable Recipe Card

About Double Diablo

Course/Dish: Cakes



Leave a Comment

27 Stuffed Food Recipes

27 Stuffed Food Recipes


From appetizers to meat and baked treats, stuffed recipes are fun. Stuffed peppers are always a winner but other dishes can be stuffed too. Crescent dough can be stuffed with pretty much anything. Turn a basic chicken breast into something special by stuffing it with cheese and bacon. Stuffed shells are traditionally Italian but give […]

8 Make at Home Stir-Fry Recipes

8 Make at Home Stir-Fry Recipes


Have a craving for stir-fry but don’t want to grab take out? Well, we’ve found 8 stir-fry recipes you can make at home. Stir-fry recipes can typically be prepared quickly which is ideal if you’re looking for a last-minute meal. From chicken to beef and veggie, these restaurant-quality recipes are loaded with flavor and delicious […]

15 Healthy Meal Prep Ideas

15 Healthy Meal Prep Ideas


Is your goal for the year to eat healthier? We’re here to help. These healthy meal prep recipes will make sticking to your diet easier than ever. Not only is meal prepping proven to help you eat healthier, but these nutritious meals are also delicious and sure to cure your cravings.