Big Bake Cake, White and Chocolate Cake also ideal for cupcake
- 450g self-raising flour
- 420g castor sugar
- 2 ml of salt
- 250g butter or margarine
- 250 ml of water
- 2 large eggs, beaten
- 125 ml buttermilk
- 5 ml bicarbonate soda
- 5 ml vanilla essence
- 30g cocoa
Sift flour, castor sugar, and salt.
Heat butter and water over low heat until the butter has melted.
Remove from heat, stir in flour mixture, beat in eggs.
Mix buttermilk, bicarbonate of soda, and essence.
Add to flour mixture.
Divide dough into two equal portions.
Add cocoa to one part and stir well to blend.
Pour both portions (separately)into a large, greased roasting pan.
Draw a skewer through the batter to form a pattern.
Bake at 180C/350F for 30-40 min or until a cake tester inserted in the center comes out clean.
Decoration for this awesome Big Bake Cake:
Once cold melt chocolate in the microwave and spread melted chocolate over the top.
OR use mocha icing
Decorate the top with grated chocolate or flake.
Prepared, tried, and tested Rashida Habib
Tried this recipe?
Mention @_EsmeSalon or tag #shareEScare
Amount Per Serving Calories 297Total Fat 12gSaturated Fat 7gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 4gCholesterol 51mgSodium 458mgCarbohydrates 43gFiber 1gSugar 24gProtein 4g
Please note, I am not a nutritionist. All nutrition information on this blog, EsmeSalon, has been calculated by using an online calculator and is intended for information and guidance purposes only. If the nutrition information is important to you, please be advised that you should consider calculating it yourself, using your preferred tool.
We have so many Cake recipes on the blog, for you to choose from. You will enjoy each and every one of them, so start at the top and have fun and please remember to let us know once you made any and what you think of them.
Please feel free to sign up for my weekly newsletter, to be found on my home page. I promise not to spam you! 😉
Then you may receive one or at the most two emails per week with recipes, and this way you can keep up to date with all my latest posts!
Do you like this recipe? Will you make it at home? Have questions or suggestions about it? Please feel free to leave me a comment below and let me know! If you make it, please share the recipe, and tag me!
My Instagram handle is: _esmesalon and I’d love to connect and hear from you!
Hi, have you ever considered to come and join us at our two FB Recipe Groups: