Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Chocolate torte - no flour and no butter

Here is a delicious chocolate torte recipe which has no butter and flour in it.. You really wont miss the butter in this torte as it tastes so yummy and really moist even without the butter.. A must try for all chocolate lovers.


For Torte:

  1. Baking chocolate, - 120 gm
  2. Avocado, pureed - 1/2 cup
  3. Sugar - 2/3 cup
  4. Egg - 3
  5. Almond powder - 1 cup
  6. Bread crumbs, finely ground dry- 1/4 cup
  7. Orange zest - 2 tbs
For Glaze:
  1. Baking chocolate - 40 gm
  2. Condensed milk - 3 tbs

For Torte:

  1. Preheat oven to 375F heat
  2. Butter and place a parchment paper in an 8 inch cake tin
  3. Melt 110gm of baking chocolate in a double boiler or microwave taking care not to burn them 
  4. Beat pureed avocado in a mixer for 1 minute
  5. Add Sugar and beat again for 2 minutes until mixed
  6. Add eggs one by one beating in between to mix well
  7. Add almond flour, melted baking chocolate in room temperature, bread crumbs and zest and mix slowly in the mixer until mixed. Don't over mix here
  8. Pour into the prepared cake tin and bake for 25 minutes
  9. Cool the cake tin on a rack for 30 minutes or until cool
For Glaze:
  1. Melt 40gm of baking chocolate in a double boiler or microwave taking care not to burn them
  2. When chocolate is warm mix with condensed milk and pour cover torte which is in room temperature and spread them


  • Cut the torte into wedge after cooling them in fridge till they are set well. 
  • It is good to serve them with bananas or berries and whipped cream or ice cream and some roasted chopped nuts or granola
  • It is important to preheat the oven for atleast 20 minutes

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