Monday, January 19, 2009

Chocolate Sundae Pudding Cake


Yield: 4-6 servings
1 cup flour
2/3 cup sugar
2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup chopped nuts
2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/4 cup granulated sugar
3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 cup boiling water
French vanilla ice cream

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease 4-6 2-cup ramekins. Set aside.

In a large mixing bowl, stir together the flour, 2/3 cup granulated sugar, 2 tablespoons cocoa powder, baking powder, and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Set aside.

In a small mixing bowl stir together the milk, nuts, melted butter, and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Add to the dry ingredients and stir to combine. Pour into ramekins.

In another bowl, stir together the brown sugar, 1/4 cup granulated sugar, 3 tablespoons cocoa powder, 1 teaspoon vanilla, and 1/8 teaspoon salt. Sprinkle the mixture evenly over the batter. Pour the boiling water evenly over each ramekin. Bake 30 minutes.

Recipe reprinted by permission of Rocky Mountain Lodge & Cabins, CO. All rights reserved.