• 240 g butter
  • 270 g dark chocolate
  • 6 eggs (separated)
  • 250 g sugar
  • 120 g flour


  • Preheat the oven to 180 C. Butter and flour a spring-back cake tin.
  • Melt the butter and chocolate in a bowl over simmering water.
  • Whisk together the egg yolks and sugar. Add to the chocolate and fold in the flour. Beat the egg whites until frothy and forming soft peaks.
  • Fold into the cake mixture, pour into prepared cake tin and bake for about 45 minutes, or until sides of the cake are set, but the middle is still soft.
  • Allow to cool and serve with ginger Bailey’s cream.
  • Served with ginger cream - whip 200 ml cream with 1 tablespoon icing sugar, good splash cream liqueur and 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger.