Molten Chocolate Cake w/Caramel Center

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Sheri Mullins

By
@shlymu64

Try this easy recipe for individual cakes with gooey caramel centers! Awesome!

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Serves:
12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
butter
3/4 c
chocolate chips, semisweet
4
eggs
1/2 c
sugar
3/4 c
flour
12
caramel candies
1/4 c
evaporated milk, divided

How to Make Molten Chocolate Cake w/Caramel Center

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Grease 12 muffin cups
  • 2Combine butter and chocolate in a double boiler; cook stirring continually until chocolate is melted. let stand to cool slightly.

    **NOTE: You can melt the chocolate chips and butter in the microwave using the DEFROST setting stirring occassionally for 4 minutes
  • 3Combine eggs and sugar in a large bowl. Beat with an electric mixer set at medium speed until thickened about 5 minutes.
  • 4Add flour gradually; beating at low speed.
  • 5Add chocolate mixture and beat until thick and glossy; about 3 minutes
  • 6Fill the prepared muffin cups 2/3 fill. Bake the cakes for 5 minutes.
  • 7Meanwhile, combine carmaels and 2 T evaporated milk in a double boiler. Cook, stirring continually until caramels are melted.
  • 8Spoon 2 teaspoonfuls of caramel mixture into each muffin cup; bake for 8 minutes longer.
  • 9Invert cakes onto individual serving plates
  • 10Stir remaining evaporated milk into remaining caramel mixture; serve with warm cakes.

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About Molten Chocolate Cake w/Caramel Center

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy