Chocolate log with hazelnut pastry cream

I am keeping the tradition of making a log cake again this christmas! I couldn't find chestnut puree, so I decided to fill a chocolate log cake with hazel pastry cream instead. Hazelnut goes really well with chocolate. Ingredients Chocolate sponge 6 large eggs, separated 150g soft brown sugar 50g cocoa powder ¼ tsp salt … Continue reading Chocolate log with hazelnut pastry cream

Christmas log cake

Ingredients for the cake: 6 large eggs, separated 100g soft brown sugar 50g cocoa powder ¼ tsp salt ½ tsp cinnamon ½ tsp ground nutmeg 50g caster sugar Ingredients for the icing: 175g dark chocolate (chopped) 200g Icing sugar 225g butter (soft) 1 tbsp vanilla extract/ 1tsp is sufficient Procedures 1. Preheat the oven to … Continue reading Christmas log cake