Birthday cake recipe
Prep time: 2 hours
Cook time: 40 minutes
Extra time: 10 minutes
Total time: 2 hours 50 minutes
A birthday is a special event, and we want to make this day memorable and surprising with our loved ones.
Are you one that orders the cake from the bakery? Why did not you try it at home? Do you feel it’s tough to make a cake?
It is an easy and quick process. You just need to read the fowling, till the end, you will be able to make a yummy and soft classic birthday cake for your special ones.
So if you are looking for easy recipes to make a special classic birthday cake? Here we will tell you how to make birthday cake recipes at home.
Birthday cake recipe simple
We are offering a recipe for a yellow classic birthday cake. This cake is going to be full of chocolate frosting, and yes, it will help you to remember your childhood. After making this cake when you are going to taste, you will feel you have eaten this cake before in your childhood.
Take a deep look at your birthday; our birthdays were full of love; we invite our friends, we have balloons, candles, gifts, and yes, how we can forget birthday cards in the 80s and 90s. With the passage of time, our life has been changed, and we depend on readymade food instead of making it at home.
But this time, promise yourself you are going to make a birthday cake recipe at home.
This birthday cake recipe, which I am going to share, you would definitely love this.
for making Classic yellow cake with chocolate foresting
⦁ Using a clear vanilla extract will give a mix box flavor to the cake, but you can also use regular vanilla.
⦁ For the topping, you can make sparks or anything you would like to add like some people want to add flags or guitar or dolls for girls.
⦁ To get a yum and sweet flavor, try to use dark chocolate, as it will help to make the cake taste more delicious and different.
For the Chocolate cake, you are required the following ingredients
⦁ Flour 2 ¼ cup for all-purpose
⦁ Milk 1 cup (room temperature)
⦁ Baking powder two ¼ tablespoon
⦁ Clear or normal vanilla extract two tablespoon
⦁ Salt ¾ tsp
⦁ Egg 3
⦁ Unsalted butter ¾ cup
⦁ Granulated sugar 1 ½ cup
Ingredients for chocolate foresting
You need following ingredients for chocolate foresting
⦁ Milk (whole at room temp) 2-4 tsp
⦁ Chopped or melt chocolate of good-semi quality 6 oz
⦁ Sugar (powdered) 3 ½ cup
⦁ Coca powder ½ cup
⦁ Unsalted butter (1 cup)
⦁ Preheat your oven at 350F. Grease and flour two 8″ cake rounds and line with parchment.
⦁ Take a bowl to add flour, baking powder, and salt. Mix them well until they did not get combined. Set them aside.
⦁ Use a stand mixer that is attached with a paddle, put sugar and cream butter on medium-high until they get fluffy. (Approx 2-3 minutes). Lower the speed. Add egg one by one (mix one egg and then add the other one). Now add vanilla and mix it well.
⦁ Now add milk and flour mixture. Start with flour, adds milk into it, and end with flour. Mix them well to get desired results.
⦁ Bake this material for 35-40 minutes.
⦁ Let them be cool. Instructions for chocolate frosting
⦁ Take a bowl to add powdered sugar and cocoa powder and mix them well, so they get combined. Set them aside.
⦁ Take the butter and beat it until it did not get creamy. Add sugar at a time (1/2 cup). Beat the material for approx 5 minutes or until it becomes smooth.
⦁ Take the cool beat chocolate, add in it, and beat them well until they did not get combined. Add some milk (2-4 spoons) until to get the desired results.
Assemble the cake
At the first step you have to assemble the cake by the following method:
Instructions for chocolate frosting
⦁ Take one layer of cake, and place it on the cake board, put one cup of buttercream. Mix the butter equally on the layer. Then repeat the process. Crumb coat the cake fully. Cool it for 20 minutes.
⦁ Frost the sides and top of the cake by using a spatula.
⦁ Decorate the cake according to your wish.
⦁ Cut the slice small if you want to serve it in more than 15 people. Must try this birthday cake recipe. Everybody is going to love this.
Birthday cake recipe for a diabetic
Use the same birthday cake recipe for a diabetic but put use sugar-free chocolate. Try to use the minimum amount of powdered sugar.