Cake "Chocolate herbarium"

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Remember how, studying in the first shift, we – some third graders, hung on the trees, trying to reach for the beautiful leaves to collect herbarium "are beautiful than all":-) For the competition "School time"

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Ingredients for Cake "Chocolate herbarium"

Step by step instruction of cooking Cake "Chocolate herbarium"

Шаг 1

Bake citrus cake.
Extract zest of 1 on orange and 0,5 lemon by rubbing on a grater :-)
Some of them squeezing the juice.

Шаг 2

Sift flour together with baking powder.
Add eggs, zest and juice the citrus, sugar and butter to room temperature. Knead the dough.

Шаг 3

At 190-200*bake the cake until done.
Get this "nazarathy" from the top :-)

Шаг 4

Now chocolate cake.
Eggs, beat to a froth, add the sugar and continue whisking white.
Add cocoa. Pour the yogurt at room temperature. Add vanilla.
Sift flour together with baking powder.
Bake at 200*until "dry matches".

Cooled cakes in half lengthwise.

Шаг 5

Prepare citrus cream.
Eggs stir well. From lemons squeeze the juice. Add to the eggs.
Butter on the fire. Let cool a bit. Pour into it 1 Cup sugar and eggs with lemon juice. Put on the fire, stirring constantly, bring to thickening.

Шаг 6

Cream chocolate.
2st.l. (heaped) of flour mixed with a glass of sugar, 1H.l.cocoa, vanilla and a pinch of cinnamon. Pour 0.5 stack. milk. Crumble to the same 100 grams of chocolate (instead of chocolate, you can add 2st.l. cocoa)

Шаг 7

1стак. milk heated. And pour it into the chocolate-milk mixture. Returned to the fire. Not stopping to interfere, cook until thickened.
Finally add 50 grams of butter and stir thoroughly.

Шаг 8

Put the cake together.
I wanted to have the cakes were not staggered and were dark between the light. So my order is this:
- citrus cake
- citrus cream
- chocolate cake
chocolate cream
- grated chocolate (optional)
- chocolate cake
- citrus cream
- citrus cake.

Шаг 9

Boca daubed chocolate cream (or whatever you have) and sprinkle with coconut.

Шаг 10

I decorated with different chocolate leaves (we have the same herbarium ;-)) and a sprig of mountain ash.

Шаг 11

The photoshoot took place under the watchful supervision :-D