Flourless Chocolate Cake with Strawberries and Cream

Kitchen Tested
  • Yield 12 servings
  • Prep 25 mins
  • Cook 35 mins

Our flourless chocolate cake with mounds of fresh berries and a pillowy dollop of non-dairy topping is a perfect pick for summertime.

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If desired, drizzle top with thin threads of melted dark chocolate and white chocolate.

Ingredients

Cooking spray
2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
1 cup sugar
1 cup ground almonds
8 ounces semisweet chocolate, melted
4 eggs, separated
1 cup non-dairy topping
2 cups strawberries, whole and halved lengthwise

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350F. Coat a 9-inch springform pan with cooking spray and cocoa; shake off excess cocoa.
  2. Place butter in large bowl; beat until smooth. Add 1 cup sugar; beat until creamy. Add almonds, chocolate and egg yolks; beat thoroughly with a mixer at medium speed. Set aside.
  3. Beat egg whites with a mixer at high speed until soft peaks form (do not overbeat). Stir one-third of egg whites into chocolate mixture; gently fold in remaining egg whites.
  4. Scrape batter into prepared pan. Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out almost clean. Cool 30 minutes in pan on wire rack. Release sides of pan and slide onto a serving plate.
  5. Top cake with non-dairy topping and strawberries.

Recipe by Marge Perry

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