Death by Chocolate Cake by Jamie

I received this recipe by my good friend Jamie. This is a delicious cake recipe. You can use this recipes buttercream or decorate to your own preferences.

Ingredients for the Cake:
1 Cup of Flour
1 Cup of Sugar
2 Tbs Cocoa Powder
1/4 Tsp Salt
1/2 Cup of Water
1/2 Cup of Oil
4 Eggs Seperated
2 Tsp Baking Powder
1 Tsp Vanilla Essence

Method for the Cake:
Mix together the flour, sugar, cocoa powder and salt.

Add together the hot water and oil.

Add the vanilla essence and baking powder.

Add in the 4 egg yolks.

In a seperate bowl, add in the egg whites and the baking powder and mix till stiff peaks form.

Fold into the cake mixture.

Pour into a cake tin and bake at 200 degreec celsius, unti a cake tester comes out clean.

Let it cooldown before decorating.

For the Buttercream.
Mix together 2 cups of icing sugar, 1 and 1/2 cups of cocoa powder, 80g of unsalted butter, 1 tsp of vanilla essence and a little milk. Spread over your cake and enjoy!

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