Cook time : 45-50 minutes
Level : Easy
Serve : 12
Hello everyone! This Orange cake with chocolate has the rich flavor of oranges and moist . It is great and healthy , organic, delicious , it also smells perfect .
Oranges are famous for their high vitamin C content . Vitamin C in oranges is an important antioxidant and it also plays role for the production collagen . Vitamin C is vital in keeping your immune system healthy .Oranges are also a good source many of the vitamins B ,a good source of folate. it also contains vitamin A , vitamin E.
1 cup , fresh orange juice
1 orange , peeled , diced
2 cup and 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup sugar
1 tsp orange zest
1/ 3 cup olive oil
4 eggs, room temperature
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp carbonate
1 cup whole milk , room temperature
FOR CHOCOLATE SAUCE INGREDIENTS :
2 tbsp cocoa powder
1 tbsp sugar
1 tsp corn starch
1/2 cup whole milk
80 gr. bitter chocolate
1 tbsp butter ( 30 gr.)
1 tsp lemon zest
Place the cocoa powder , corn starch , sugar , milk , lemon zest in a little saucepan over low heat . Keep stirring cook about 1-2 minutes or until a little thickeness . Then remove the heat and immediately add the butter and chocolate .
Keep stirring until melt the butter and chocolate and pour on the cooled cake, immediatelly .
FOR CAKE DIRECTIONS :
Sheet or grease & flour a 35X25 cm rectangle baking pan . Preheat oven to 180 degrees C.( 356 degrees F.)
With an electric mixer beat together eggs and sugar high speed until thick and fluffy .Then add the olive oil , orange zest , orange juice , gently stir by a wire whisk , ( You have to use a wire whisk at this stage , after add the liquids , be careful not to over-mix .) Add the flour graduatelly . Gently beat until smooth about 1-2 minute .
Pour the batter into your prepared pan , toss the diced orange and bake for about 45- 50 minutes , or until a cake tester comes out clean . Allow the cake to cool in the pan for 30-40 minutes .
Then pour the cooked hot chocolate over the cake immediatelly . Let cool the chocolate sauce then cut the orange cake with chocolate and serve .