Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Katie Nichols

By
@knichols5895

This cake is incredibly moist and perfectly rich. Be careful not to over-bake this cake (or add too much cocoa powder) or it will turn out crumbly and just unserveable!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
A lot!
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

  • 4 oz
    bittersweet or semi-sweet chocolate baking bar (hershey's recommended)
  • 1/2 c
    unsalted butter
  • 3/4 c
    cane sugar
  • 3
    large eggs
  • 1/2 c
    unsweetened cocoa powder

How to Make Flourless Chocolate Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F and butter an 8-inch round baking pan. Line bottom with a round of wax paper and butter.
  2. Chop chocolate into small pieces. In a double boiler or metal bowl set over a saucepan of barely simmering water melt chocolate with butter, stirring until smooth. Remove top of double boiler or bowl from heat and whisk sugar into chocolate mixture. Add eggs and whisk well. Sift 1/2 cup cocoa powder over chocolate mixture and whisk until just combined. Pour batter into pan and bake in middle of oven for 25 minutes, or until top has formed a thin crust. Cool cake in pan on a rack 5 minutes and invert onto a serving plate.
  3. Dust cake with confectioners' sugar and serve heated with ice cream if desired!

Printable Recipe Card

About Flourless Chocolate Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




Leave a Comment

Strawberry Recipes You Need To Make This Summer

Strawberry Recipes You Need to Make This Summer

Kitchen Crew

There are many surprising health benefits of strawberries . They are loaded with Vitamin C which helps support a healthy immune system. Their anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits can help protect...

15 Cobbler Recipes To Make For Summer Dessert

15 Cobbler Recipes To Make For Summer Dessert

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easy and always delicious, cobblers are one of our favorite summer desserts! From classic peach to cheery cherry to drool-worthy chocolate, you need to check out these homemade cobbler recipes...

The Only 20 Peach Recipes You'll Ever Need

The Only 20 Peach Recipes You'll Ever Need

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

These recipes definitely aren't the pits. Here are some of our favorite peach recipes on Just A Pinch - we promise they're delicious!