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Posted by nurse1 • 2y ago • Report
Found this recipe for crazy cake at http://allrecipes.com/recipe/crazy-cake/ My mum used to make it as well as it was cheap and quick to prepare for her children (All 10 of us). Enjoy. Nurse
Posted by Gina67 • 3y ago • Report
My grandmother use to make the best chocolate cake it was called, Crazy Cake, I lost the recipe and have never been able to find it again. Has anyone ever heard of this cake before? It has flour, vinager, water & oil that's it.
It's the most moist cake I've ever had and it's very simple to make.
Posted by Jane281 • 2y ago • Report
Chocolate cake is my favorite also hope you going to like this recipe:

Preparation Time

20 minutes
Cooking Time

120 minutes
Ingredients (serves 6)

3x200g blocks good quality dark chocolate
375g butter, chopped
1 cup (250ml) water
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 1/2 cups plain flour
1/3 cup self-raising flour
4 x 55g eggs, lightly beaten
1/3 cup (80ml) marsala
Chocolate glaze
1/2 cup (125ml) cream
150g dark chocolate, broken into pieces
20g unsalted butter
1 tbs liquid glucose

Method

Preheat oven to 160°C. Grease and line base and sides of a deep 20 cm cake pan with baking paper. Ensure paper sits 4cm above the top of pan.

Break chocolate into pieces. Combine with butter, water and sugar in a heavy based pan. Stir over low heat until melted and sugar has dissolved. Cool for 20 mins.

Stir in sifted flours, eggs and marsala. Pour into cake pan. Bake for 1hr 50 mins, covering top of cake with foil after 1 1/2 hours to prevent a darkcrust. Cool in pan.

Place glaze ingredients in a saucepan. Stir over low heat until smooth. Cool for 15 mins until thickened. Spoon over cake. Stand until glaze has set. Serve with thick cream.

Notes
Prep: 20 minutes + 1 hour 20 minutes standing time

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