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Chocolate Cherry Cake

By Tejal Hewitt @Tejal_x

Cherry and Chocolate is probably my hubs favorite combination, so I thought I might actually make a great cake combination.

Cherry Chocolate Cake

For my husbands birthday, I let the kids decorate the cake. I Covered the cake in chocolate butter cream frosting but then let the kids loose with the fondant icing!

Cherry Chocolate Cake

The cake with moist and soft, with pieces of cherry within the cake! Adding the cherry jam to cake, gave it a subtle hint of cherry too.

Cherry Chocolate Cake

Ingredients
6oz margarine
6oz caster sugar
6oz self-raising flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp vanilla
1oz cocoa powder
3oz cherry jam
2oz milk
3oz glacé cherries

Cherry Chocolate Cake

To a mixing bowl add all the ingredients except the glace cherries and mix on medium-high speed for 2 minutes.

Cherry Chocolate Cake

Add glace cherries cut into halves and stir.

Cherry Chocolate Cake

Spoon the mixture evenly between 2 cake tins and bake in the oven at 170c for 25-30 minutes.

Cherry Chocolate Cake

Once the cake has cooled, spread over some extra cherry jam in the middle.

Cherry Chocolate Cake

Then add a layer of chocolate buttercream frosting in-between. You can cover the cake all over with buttercream if desired or can leave just simple also.

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