Molten Lava Cake [project # 333]

p.333 Molten Lava Cake

Molten Lava Cakes

Total Time:  45 minutes

Skill Level: Easy Peasy. Budget: $. Makes: 6 cakes


  • 6oz. bittersweet chocolate
  • 2oz. semisweet chocolate
  • 10 tbsp. butter
  • 1/2 c. AP flour
  • 1 1/2 c. powdered sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 3 egg yolks
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp. triple sec


  1. Preheat oven to 425 ˚F.
  2. Butter 6 6oz. ramekins.
  3. Melt the chocolates and butter in a double boiler.
  4. Add the flour and sugar to chocolate mixture.
  5. Add in the eggs and yolks, stirring until smooth.
  6. Stir in the vanilla and triple sec.
  7. Divide the batter evenly among the custard cups.
  8. Bake in the oven and bake for 14 minutes.
  9. When finished cooking, run a knife around the edges to loosen and invert onto dessert plates.

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