Excerpted from Simply Beautiful Homemade Cakes: Extraordinary Recipes and Easy Decorating Techniques by Lindsay Conchar. Sift flour, cocoa, and salt into medium bowl. Add buttermilk, eggs, baking soda, cinnamon, and 1 teaspoon vanilla and blend well. Bake 22-24 minutes or until toothpick inserted into cake comes out clean. As you can probably tell from the title, this cookbook is all about the cakes! Set bowl … While the tutorials aren’t meant for someone who’s more advanced on the decorating scale, it’s a great additional chapter for someone who’s still learning. But I didn’t stop with just layered cakes. Is that normal being that I followed the directions exactly. Chocolate Cinnamon Frosting… mmmmmmm. Not my kind of cake. And has a special baking trick involving boiling water that you’ll want to learn! The first chapter is all about the simpler side with a few cookie cakes, single layer cakes (hello Red Wine Chocolate Cake!) To make topping, mix powdered sugar, 1/3 cup cocoa, 1 teaspoon vanilla, 1/2 cup butter, milk and blend well. Hi. Pour over flour mixture; mix well. Copyright © 2016. I just baked the cinnamon roll cake and tasted bits that got stuck in the pans. Even with my 8 year old decorating the top with a whole layer of stars, we only used half of the frosting we made. Set aside. In a large bowl, stir together the flour, cocoa, sugar, bicarbonate of soda and cinnamon. Even for a learner like me. I made this for the first time and I used 3 – 8 inch pans but they almost came out as thin as pancakes. I followed the recipe to a tee and my cake layers came out SUPER dense, flat and almost rubbery. This cake will hold at room temperature, so it will keep just fine on the counter until tomorrow. Plus, the different cakes, fillings and decorating techniques can be mixed and matched to come up with your own awesome creations. 16 ingredients. I’m a cinnamon girl all the way and this cake seriously delivers. Divide the remaining frosting into 3 bowls, with an extra 1 ½ to 2 cups of frosting in one bowl. In a saucepan, mix 1/2 cup margarine, shortening, 4 tablespoons cocoa, and water. Smooth out the sides of the cake. . Thank you Catherine! Lindsay baked this in three 8″ rounds, creating intentionally shorter layers. , Mine came out thin as well so I would love to see if this is how they are supposed to turn out and if the Frosting is supposed to make it look fuller. Three layers of buttery, cinnamon cake filled with cinnamon buttercream frosting and a sweet cinnamon glaze! Scrape down the sides of the bowl as needed to be sure all ingredients are well incorporated. My girlfriend absolutely loved it, as I’d made for her birthday cake. I made this cake for my sons birthday and it was a HUGE hit! Store the cake at room temperature in an airtight container. Amazing!!!!! She has a special love of cakes, but will gladly sample any sweet treat. Oh, thanks for the feedback Sandra. Oh wow…so impressed with myself for doing so well. It is gorgeous and very moist. The cake is ready when a skewer through the middle comes out clean. Make the filling and the frosting first, letting the former chill and the latter thicken slightly at room temperature while the cake is baking and cooling. I’ve recently had requests for GF things so I tested a couple different flours on different recipes. why? I’ve learned something new about Australian shortening!! Cinnamon Roll Layer Cake with cinnamon in the cake and frosting and the most wonderful cinnamon sugar glaze soaked into the cake layers. Combine dry ingredients in a separate bowl, then combine the milk and water in a small measuring cup. With flavors like Bourbon Spice Toffee Layer Cake, Guinness Chocolate Mousse Cake and Lemon Raspberry Cake, there’s something for everyone. Bring 1 cup butter, 1/4 cup cocoa and water to a boil in saucepan. I used all fresh ingredients so maybe thats the way its supposed to turn out? It stays in lumps even at room temperature. Add the powdered sugar, brown sugar and cinnamon to a small bowl and whisk to combine. batter into a greased 15x11 inch pan and bake at 400 degrees for 20 minutes. Did you tested to put in refrigerator? Probably just need 3/4 of the recipe for the frosting. semisweet chocolate (62% cacao), coarsely chopped 1/2 cup granulated sugar for the frosting 6 oz. The cake in the book is decorated a little differently and both tutorials are in the book. I made this cake today with my daughter. Add half of the dry ingredients to the batter and mix until well combined. … Pour batter into a greased 15x11 inch pan and bake at 400 degrees for 20 minutes. This adorable little cake is rather mesmerizing, isn’t it? A new layer cake … In a large mixing bowl, whisk together sugar, flour, cinnamon, baking soda and salt. Next is the sour cream, which adds wonderful moisture and flavor to the cake. 4. 69.6 g Great cake. It depends on how cold or warm your room is – but about an hour does the trick. I made this recipe with GF flour and it was PURE PERFECTION. Moist homemade cinnamon graham s’more layer cake with rich chocolate buttercream filling and toasted marshmallow frosting! In a large mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar together until light in color and fluffy, about 3-4 … Preheat oven to 350°F, grease, flour and line, with parchment paper, the bottom of 2 nine inch round cake pans. Divide the batter between the two prepared pans. Weigh the flour, cocoa, baking powder & cinnamon into a bowl. This Cannoli Layer Cake is a light, moist cinnamon cake filled with mascarpone & ricotta filling, then frosted with mascarpone frosting! If you’re looking for beautiful cake inspiration, projects, tutorials and recipes -- you’ve come to the right place. Place the first cake on a serving plate or a cardboard cake round. In a heavy saucepan, whisk buttermilk, butter, cocoa and chili powder over medium heat until all the butter has melted. Slowly add remaining powdered sugar and mix until smooth. To get started with this Cinnamon Apple Layer Cake, you’ll make the cake layers. Thanks! The cake was excellent but the recipe makes way too much frosting. So aussie girls take care with this first step. When it comes to something sweet to serve along with that post-dinner cup of coffee our Chocolate-Cinnamon Latte Cake takes the—well, cake. Unsweetened cocoa, ground cinnamon, and hot brewed coffee, are stirred in to add undeniably decadent flavor. Combine eggs and sugar in large metal bowl. I will be making it a lot! Spread 2 1/2 tablespoons of cinnamon sugar glaze over the cake layer. . The Cake Blog is a community of bakers and cake lovers. Learners can make this cake. Tag @thecakeblog on Instagram and hashtag it #thecakeblog. 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