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A Little Piece of Cupcake… Chocolate Cake Recipe

Little Piece of Cupcake Cake_0001 Photos by Binky Nixon Photography

Naked Chocolate Cake…

Recently we launched our first Mr & Mrs Unique Online Magazine and Im pleased to say that tons of people have stopped by to read it and we’ve had lots of lovely feedback! We are currently working on our Autumn/Winter edition at Β the moment, its going to be bursting to the brim of hot, amazing ideas and wedding inspiration!

If you have yet to look through the Spring/Summer edition you can do that here

Whilst going through the magazine the other day it reminded me of a lovely afternoon cake shoot I did with Louise from A Little Piece of Cupcake. The best thing about cake shoots is the fact you can eat them afterwards! Haha! Anyway, here Louise tells us her recipe for a naked chocolate cake… and yes it was demolished in a hour! Yum!


339g salted butter at room temperature

339g caster sugar

6 eggs

1/2 tsp vanilla extract

80g bourneville cocoa powder

339g plain flour

Pinch of salt

3 tsps baking powder

Cream Icing…Β 

300ml double cream

3 tbsp s icing sugar

Seeds from 1/2 vanilla pod

Β Jam…

Black cherry or black currant preserve

What to do…

Prepare and line 3, round 8 inch baking tins with baking paper.

Set your oven to gas mark 4

Mix together your butter and