Chocolate Pear Cake

Dark Chocolate Cake with Pear Chunks
Chocolate Pear Cake
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Ingredients

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3 Pears ripe, peeled, cored, and chopped into large chunks
4 ounces Dark chocolate chopped
⅓ cup Cocoa powder unsweetened Dutch-processed
1 cup All-purpose flour
¾ tsp Baking soda
⅛ tsp Salt
¼ cup Butter unsalted
¾ cup Granulated sugar
2 Eggs
1 tsp Vanilla extract pure
½ cup Whole milk

Nutritional information

225
Calories
9g
Fat
38mg
Cholesterol
111mg
Sodium
3g
Protein
33g
Carbohydrates
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    This Chocolate Pear Cake is a baker’s dream recipe. Prepare all your ingredients beforehand, have your dry ingredients sifted together and your butter and dark chocolate melted, too.

    One by one, simply whisk all the ingredients together to combine the decadent, dark chocolate cake used for the base in this recipe. Add chopped pears to your batter or use them to top your cake with piles of chunks!

    To make Chocolate Pear Cake, you will need the following ingredients:

    Chocolate Pear Cake Recipe-How To Make Chocolate Pear Cake-Homemade Chocolate Pear Cake

    So, how to make Chocolate Pear Cake?

    Steps

    1
    Done
    10

    Preheat oven and prepare baking

    Preheat the oven to 350 °F and grease 9×9-inch square pan or line 9-inch round springform pan with a round piece of baking parchment paper.

    2
    Done
    5

    Combine dry ingredients

    In a medium bowl, sift the flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, and salt and mix to combine.

    3
    Done
    5

    Melt butter and dark chocolate

    In a separate, small bowl or saucepan, melt the butter and dark chocolate in the microwave, or one a stove top over low heat. Stir well to not solidify.

    4
    Done
    5

    Add sugar

    Transfer the melted butter and chocolate to a larger mixing bowl and add granulated sugar. Using an electric mixer, beat ingredients on medium-high speed for a few minutes until light in color.

    5
    Done
    5

    Add eggs and vanilla extract

    With the motor still running, add the eggs and vanilla extract. Beat to combine.

    6
    Done
    5

    Add flour and milk

    Add dry ingredients and milk, alternating between the two to bring the mixture to a chocolate batter.

    7
    Done
    5

    Prepare cake

    You may also fold pears into the batter before pouring into the pan, if you wish; or pour cake batter into prepared baking pan and top with chopped pears.

    8
    Done
    45

    Bake

    Bake in preheated oven for about 45 minutes until a wooden toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean and the cake has a slight bounce, when touched.

    9
    Done
    30

    Cool

    Cool on a wire rack for 15-30 minutes. If using a springform pan, release the cake when completely cooled, only.

    10
    Done

    Serve

    Dust with powdered sugar before serving.

    This Chocolate Pear Cake is a real goody! With dark chocolate flavors combined with sweet, chewy pears to create a moist and magnificent yet humble, cake. Let us know what you love about this one and tag #cookmerecipes in your baking pictures and posts, online!

    Bethany is very passionate about maintaining a healthy lifestyle and clean diet. She’s trying to cut meat out of her diet as much as possible and focuses on cooking vegetarian food and fish. Bethany gets a kick from finding ways to add new twists to classic dishes. What’s more, thanks to her Asian roots, she’s great at combining different cuisines to come up with something extraordinary. Bethany’s recipes will inspire you to add new colors and flavors to your everyday meals.

    Recipe Reviews

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    Total Reviews: 1
    Athina

    I love it! Thanks for sharing recipe!

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