Easter Chocolate Cake with Tempered Chocolate Decorations by My Kitchen Drawer
Celebrate Easter with this rich and indulgent Easter chocolate cake recipe with dreamy chocolate buttercream. Take your cake to the next level by adding the optional tempered chocolate Easter cake decorations.
Preparation time: 1 hour
Cooking time: 30 minutes
You will need:
For the Easter chocolate cake
For the buttercream
For the chocolate tempering (advanced option)
Decorating your Easter chocolate cake
This chocolate cake is special enough on its own, but if you want to decorate it in true extravagant Easter fashion, this recipe includes the option to make your own tempered chocolate decorations.
Alix has included step-by-step instructions for how to temper your chocolate, with all the temperatures included. An accurate and fast-reading thermometer like the Thermapen is essential for this to make sure you get them spot-on.
Fancy a simpler Easter cake decoration? Skip the tempering steps and add your own pre-purchased cake toppers.