Chocolate Layer Cake (Aka Spartak Cake)

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If you've been eating Easter European cakes, y'all volition detect that layered cakes are quite popular. I love eating cakes alongside rattling sparse layers, because they come upward to a greater extent than creamy.

This cake has extra sparse layers, alongside a skilful balance of cream inwards between. Yes, the cake does own got a footling to a greater extent than endeavour together with the steps may appear never-ending, exactly it's pretty unproblematic if y'all follow the steps. I would tell that fifty-fifty if you're non a typical baker, y'all should live on able to boom this one.

This recipe is a rattling master traditional recipe for a Russian cake, called Spartak. If y'all grew upward inwards a Slavic community, you've belike had this cake to a greater extent than than once.

Serving size: 10 servings

  • 1 Egg
  • 3 tablespoons Milk
  • 1 loving cup Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Baking Soda
  • 3 tablespoons Honey
  • 4 tablespoons Unsalted Butter
  • 2 tablespoons Cacao
  • 2 cups Flour
  • 3 Eggs
  • 3 tablespoons Flour
  • 2 cups Milk
  • 3/4 cups Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • 2 cups Unsalted Butter; softened


Prepare ingredients for the cake layers.

This cake dough is made on a steam bath. Preheat H2O together with house a bowl on top of the boiling water, making certain that the bowl doesn't melt. Combine together sugar, egg, butter, love together with milk. Cook until ingredients double inwards volume.

Stir inwards cacao slowly, followed yesteryear baking soda.

In pocket-size parts proceed on adding flour to the mixture. At start piece of occupation a whisk together with every bit the dough becomes thicker, piece of occupation a spatula. At first, dough may withal live on soft, exactly every bit it gets colder, it volition larn harder.

Divide dough into eleven equal inwards size pieces.

On a floured surface, coil out each slice into your preferred size. Measure it using a plate or a lid, to larn inwards a consistent size. Don't cutting the dough yet, await until it bakes.

Bake at 350F for close 5-8 minutes, depending on your oven. Remove from the oven, house your standard circle on top together with cutting out the edges. Remove it cast the sail onto a cooling rack. Repeat the steps until y'all are all done alongside the dough.

Prepare ingredients for the cream. Whisk together eggs alongside flour until all lumps are gone.

Pour milk into a heavy sauce-pot, add together inwards egg mixture, vanilla together with sugar. Cook on low-medium heat, stirring/whisking entire fourth dimension until the mixture resembles condensed milk inwards texture. Don't forget to stir/whisk, otherwise the cream tin burn. Remove from heat, letting it completely cool to a room temperature.

Whisk the room temperature butter, until it's polish inwards texture. In pocket-size parts, add together inwards cooked cream. Continue whisking until all mixture is combined together.

Using 80% of the cream, distribute it evenly betwixt all cake layers. Spread cream evenly together with stack them on top of each other. Use the residual of the cream to encompass the top of the cake.

Decorate every bit y'all wish. I used ganache to decorate the cake. You tin piece of occupation the leftover crumbs to decorate the cake every bit well.

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