RICH ORANGE CAKE WITH CHOCOLATE SAUCE

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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.

INGREDIENTS :

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 .

Bon appetite!

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FOR COOKING  CHOCOLATE SAUCE  :  Put  the cocoa , sugar , lemon zest ,corn starch , milk in  a the saucepan and  keep stirring  , cook  over low heat .
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Remove the heat and add the chocolate , butter , keep stirring and melt them .
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8 thoughts on “RICH ORANGE CAKE WITH CHOCOLATE SAUCE

  1. Reblogged this on Recipe Reblog.

  2. Yum! I love orange and chocolate together!

  3. choc orange is my super fav combo! This looks delectable.

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