Sunday, December 13, 2015

EASY ROCKY ROAD CAKE

Easy Rocky Road Cake Recipe @ treatntrick.blogspot.com

Am always attracted to rocky road desserts for their luscious topping of crunchy nuts, chunks of biscuits  and fluffy marshmallow coated in melted chocolate. ,   The topping varies from country to country,  you could learn more about this through Google.

This week, I try to include "rocky road" elements in my cake by adding chocolate chips, almonds and crushed biscuit in the batter.

What I love about this recipe was super easy to make, no creaming of butter or beating of egg required.  You need only one bowl to incorporate all the ingredients except the almond slices.  It uses as a garnish.  Most importantly, it was lighter when compared with other rocky road cake.  Easy Rocky Road Cake uses oil instead of butter  Added peanut oil but other vegetable oil works too.

Easy Rocky Road Cake  is great fun to make with all the family and the best part is you can  personalize your cake by mix and matching the ingredients with your favorite sweets and biscuits.

Made as a surprise for our guest and  it was a total hit!  Everyone loved it so much and going to try this again with different variations soon.

Easy Rocky Road Cake Recipe @ treatntrick.blogspot.com

EASY  ROCKY ROAD CAKE
Serves  :   8-10

125 g plain flour
1 1/4  tsp baking powder
1/3 cup  (80 ml)  peanut oil
1 tablespoon cocoa powder
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla essence
1/4 cup chocolate chip
1/4 cup sliced almond
5 crushed cookies
extra chocolate chip to sprinkle
1 egg

Easy Rocky Road Cake Recipe @ treatntrick.blogspot.com

DIRECTIONS

Preheat oven @ 170 C and grease 7 in cake pan.

Whisk together flour and baking powder in a mixing cowl.

Mix in egg, milk, oil  and  vanilla. Stir to combine.

Add in chocolate chips and crushed cookies, stir well.

Spoon into prepared pan and bake for  40-50  minutes.  Just after 15  minutes of baking time, sprinkle almond and chocolate chips on top and continue baking until a skewer inserted comes out clean.

Leave in pan for 10 minutes before transferring onto rack to cool.

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Easy Rocky Road Cake Recipe @ treatntrick.blogspot.com


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21 comments:

Torviewtoronto said...

cake looks fabulous

Rafeeda AR said...

The cake with so many bites... looks delicious...

beena stephen said...

Really tempting dessert

Winnie said...

This is definitely my kind of wonderful treat!!
I looooooooove your rocky-road cake

Katerina said...

What a luscious chocolate cake!

Jess said...

Holy deliciousness! YUM!

Thanks for joining Cooking and Crafting with J & J!

Kushi S said...

Looks so gorgeous and moist. I wish I could grab a slice right now :-)

Sowmia pragash said...

Cake looks soft and moist... Yummy

Trish Martin said...

Looks delicious.

Jolly Homemade Recipes said...

Beautiful cake with the goodness of chocolate...yummm

sudha rawal said...

Soft & delicious cake.........perfect for this Christmas.

Bev Carter said...

What a great looking cake and I like that you can make it your own and it is easy.
Thanks for sharing at Turn It Up Tuesday,
Bev

A Budget-Friendly Life Tina said...

This looks like a great versatile cake recipe. I love that you can personalize it with your favorite fillings and toppings.

Rosita Vargas said...

Una linda idea de cake para Navidad ,abrazos y buena Navidad.

Jennifer Prior said...

Oh, how I love rocky road ice cream. This sounds great as a cake! Thanks for sharing at My Flagstaff Home!

Jennifer

ArchanaC Kapoor said...

delicious... maybe I should try it out... :-p
thanks for sharing... :-)

Sneh said...

Yummy!!!

Chaicy Style A Pastiche said...

That looks soo yumm, I'm gonna try this Saturday for the Christmas eve party that I'm hosting.

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UK Fashionablefoods said...

Drool. I want to try this... :)

Heidi's Wanderings said...

Oh, this looks so tasty! Thanks for the tasty recipe.

Cristi said...

This looks amazing! I so miss baking. Thanks so much for linking up with The Alder Collective. Hope you'll join us again next week. Have an awesome week!