Raffaello Cake / Coconut Almond Cake

Raffaello Cake / Coconut Almond Cake
Raffaello cake is a snow white cake resembles the Raffaello candy. Just like the candy it also tastes finger licking good. The flavors of coconut, almond and white chocolate makes the cake so yummyyy...
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raffaello cake
Ingredients:
  1. Eggs-3 large (room temp)
  2. Powdered Sugar-1 cup
  3. Flour-3/4 cup
  4. Powdered almond-1/2 cup
  5. Coconut oil-1 tbsp
  6. Vanilla essence-1 tsp
  • Grease the cake pan with butter and dust with flour.
  • Keep all the measured ingredients near by.
  • For pre-heating; Heat a pan with tight lid on low flame until the batter gets ready (Or for 10 minutes.). Place a stand inside.
  • Separate three whites and egg yolks.
  • Beat the egg whites on high speed; add powdered sugar in three intervals and beat until thick and fluffy.
  • Mix egg yolks with vanilla essence and coconut oil; mix well and slowly add it in to the egg white bowl.
  • Also add powdered almond and flour.
  • Beat on lowest speed for few seconds only.
  • Then gently fold the batter to combine well.
  • Pour the batter in to greased pan and place it inside the pre-heated pan.
  • Cook on low flame for another one hour. 
  • Cool the cake completely before frosting.
Note:
  • The cake batter must be fluffy after mixing all the ingredients; (For that; dont over beat after adding flours; fold it gently)If the batter falls; the cake also falls. If your batter falls; try to add a teaspoon of baking powder also.
  • The cooking time may vary 10 minutes more or less depends on the stove you used; so check them when it reaches almost 50 minutes. The top part of the cake gets nice golden color; only when the pan is pre-heated, the flame must be lowest and the lid of the pan is tight (only a narrow hole to escape the steam).
Ingredients for Frosting the Cake:
  1. Soften butter-100 gm
  2. Melted white chocolate-1/2 cup
  3. Whip cream-1 cup
  4. Desiccated coconut-2 tbsp
  • Beat soften butter until creamy.
  • Add melted white chocolate and mix well.
  • Next Beat the whip cream (i used frozen thawed whip cream; no need to add sugar) until thick and fluffy.
  • Fold it gently with the butter cream in three additions.
  • Keep in fridge for 15 minutes.
Ingredients For Garnishing Cake:
  1. Thick coconut milk-1/2 cup (without any water content) or use coconut cream.
  2. Melted white chocolate-1/4 cup
  3. Raffaello candies
  4. White chocolate curls
  5. Desiccated coconut
  6. Sliced almonds
  • After cools down the cake cut them in to two or three equal circles.
  • Mix coconut milk with melted white chocolate.
  • Add  little frosting on the cake board and place a cake circle on top.
  • Soak the first layer of cake with sweetened coconut milk .
  • Apply a dollop of frosting on top and level it.
  • Above the place the another two layers of cake by repeating the soaking and frosting.
  • Cover the cake completely with cream and chill for 20 minutes.
  • After that garnish on all the sides with desiccated coconut.
  • Garnish on top of the cake with Raffaello candies, white chocolate curls and sliced almonds.
  • Chill the cake for two hours to set.
  • Cut them in to slices and enjoy!!
raffaello cake
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