After an evening at the theater, enjoy this rich-tasting chocolate cake with a cup of espresso.

Recipe by Oxmoor House January 1995

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Recipe Summary

Yield:
2 servings.
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Coat a 6-inch springform pan with cooking spray; line bottom of pan with parchment paper. Coat parchment paper with cooking spray; set pan aside.

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  • Combine chocolate and margarine in a small saucepan; cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until chocolate and margarine melt. Remove from heat; cool slightly. Combine egg substitute and next 3 ingredients, stirring well. Add egg substitute mixture to chocolate mixture, stirring well with a wire whisk. Stir in flour. Pour batter into prepared pan. (Mixture will thinly coat pan.)

  • Bake at 325° for 20 minutes. Cool in pan on a wire rack 10 minutes. Remove cake from pan; peel off parchment paper, and let cake cool completely on wire rack.

  • Combine powdered sugar, cocoa, and cornstarch in a small saucepan; gradually stir in milk. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until thickened. Remove from heat; stir in vanilla. Cover and chill thoroughly.

  • Spread frosting over cake. Cut cake into quarters, forming 4 wedges. Stack 2 wedges to form a layered wedge; repeat with remaining 2 wedges. If desired, garnish with raspberries and mint.

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Cooking Light Light Cooking for Two

Nutrition Facts

299 calories; calories from fat 22%; fat 7.3g; saturated fat 3.4g; mono fat 0g; poly fat 0g; protein 5.8g; carbohydrates 54.1g; fiber 0g; cholesterol 1mg; iron 0mg; sodium 103mg; calcium 0mg.
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