Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe

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By : dLife Editors

A rich, flour-free and virtually sugar-free version of the classic.

Summary

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Cook time: 30 Minutes
Prep time: 20 Minutes
Idle time:
Level Medium
Servings: People
Unit:
12.5g
Carbs
4g
Sat. fat
2g
Fibers
42mg
Sodium
5g
Protein
161kcal
Calories
12.5g
Carbs
4g
Sat. fat
2g
Fibers
42mg
Sodium
5g
Protein
161kcal
Calories

Ingredients

  • Butter Flavored Cooking Spray
  • 3 1/2 oz semi sweet baking chocolate
  • 3 tbsp Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
  • 1/2 cup ground walnuts
  • 1/3 cup SPLENDA® No Calorie Sweetener granulated
  • 1/2 cup Sour Cream
  • 2 Egg Yolks
  • 5 Egg Whites
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 1 tbsp powdered sugar

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Lightly coat 9-inch springform pan with butter-flavored cooking spray.
  3. Chop chocolate into 1/4 oz pieces and place in microwave-safe bowl. Microwave on medium high for 30 seconds. Remove bowl and stir chocolate. Return to microwave for 15 seconds, remove and stir. Repeat until chocolate is smooth and melted.
  4. Scrape into medium size mixing bowl.
  5. Stir in cocoa powder, walnuts, sweetener, sour cream, egg yolks, and vanilla extract.
  6. In bowl of electric mixer, beat egg whites on high until stiff, glossy peaks form.
  7. With spatula, first stir in 1/4 of the egg whites into batter to lighten it. Then carefully fold in remaining egg whites.
  8. Pour batter into prepared springform pan, using spatula, and gently smooth top.
  9. Bake for 30 minutes and let stand until cool.
  10. Loosen edges of pan and remove cake. Cake will deflate.
  11. Dust with powdered sugar, and serve

Additional information

Nutrition Facts
Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 161
% Daily Value*
Sodium 42mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 12.5g 4%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Protein 5g 10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Serve with a scoop of low-carb vanilla ice cream, and garnish with a fresh strawberry or raspberries.

Nutrition Facts
Flourless Chocolate Cake Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 161
% Daily Value*
Sodium 42mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 12.5g 4%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Protein 5g 10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Serve with a scoop of low-carb vanilla ice cream, and garnish with a fresh strawberry or raspberries.

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