A very chocolate cake: choc chip chocolate loaf

13 Jun

Choc chip chocolate  loaf cake with chocolate glaze

My love of choc chips in baked goods is well known so when I came across recipe for a chocolate cake with choc chips I was sold. I found the recipe on the allrecipes.co.uk site but the original didn’t specify how much milk so I had to guesstimate. I think I guessed correctly! This isn’t a fancy cake but I bet it will be gratefully received by your guests.


175g plain flour

50g cocoa

generous handful dark chocolate chips

2 teaspoons baking powder

75g butter, melted

2 eggs lightly beaten

150g caster sugar

¾ cup milk


150 grams milk chocolate

1/2 cup pouring cream

Choc chip chocolate  loaf cake with chocolate glaze  The Hungry Mum


Preheat oven to 170C and line a loaf tin with baking powder.

Sift cocoa, flour and baking powder into bowl of electric mixer and mix on low.

Stir in eggs, melted butter and milk and mix until just combined.

Using a spoon add choc chips.

Spoon into loaf pan and bake for 45 minutes then leave in tin for ten minutes before removing cake to wire rack to cool completely.


Place chocolate and cream in a small saucepan. Over low heat stir until melted and glossy. Set aside for half an nour or so then pur over cold cake.

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25 Responses to “A very chocolate cake: choc chip chocolate loaf”

  1. allaboutchantelle June 13, 2012 at 6:03 pm #

    This recipe sounds great and definitely appeals to my sweet tooth.

    • thehungrymum June 16, 2012 at 8:13 am #

      Sweet is the new black! Thanks for popping by!

  2. Choc Chip Uru June 13, 2012 at 7:44 pm #

    This loaf cake looks awesome – chocolate chocolate and more chocolate 😀
    By the way thanks for following my blog- its nice to meet another Sydney sider!

    Choc Chip Uru

    • thehungrymum June 14, 2012 at 1:48 am #

      This one has your name written *all* over it! hehehe!

  3. girlinafoodfrenzy June 14, 2012 at 12:44 pm #

    So much wonderful choc love going round, my cravings are very satisfied 🙂

  4. kerrycooks August 18, 2012 at 9:16 am #

    What a gorgeous cake! Love the double chocolate, yum

    • thehungrymum August 18, 2012 at 9:49 am #

      Cheers! The only thing better than double choc is triple choc 🙂

  5. The Hungry Mum September 8, 2015 at 8:04 am #

    Reblogged this on the hungry mum and commented:

    New photos for this #chocolate chip chocolate cake with chocolate glaze post

  6. crendina September 8, 2015 at 9:03 am #

    mmmh…someone talks about chocolate ?? 🙂 Double chocolate is just so blissful!Cris

  7. Stephanie September 8, 2015 at 10:32 am #

    Gorgeous! You can never have too much chocolate!

  8. misweetlife September 8, 2015 at 11:36 am #

    Another fabbb recipe! Love me a bit of chocolate cakeee! 🙂

  9. Shari September 8, 2015 at 7:30 pm #

    This looks like it would just melt in your mouth! I love that it has so much chocolate going on. What a yummy cake. Thanks for sharing it!

    • The Hungry Mum September 9, 2015 at 12:06 am #

      Cheers Shari, is very quick and easy to whip up.

  10. youthfoodblog September 8, 2015 at 11:06 pm #

    Love chocolate cakes!

  11. burntbutterbakery September 9, 2015 at 5:16 am #

    Yum, chocolate on chocolate! I love your silver serving knife, very pretty.

  12. Lorraine @ Not Quite Nigella September 9, 2015 at 11:58 pm #

    Choc chips? Yes to an extra element of chocolate please! 😀

  13. queenofbadtiming September 15, 2015 at 2:38 pm #

    Chocolate with chocolate! I’m sold 🙂 this is something I need to try and make!

    • The Hungry Mum September 17, 2015 at 12:00 pm #

      Hope you do – it is super easy but sooo good!

  14. Marsha @ Marsha's Baking Addiction September 16, 2015 at 11:37 am #

    Wow, I can almost taste this cake! Looks so scrumptious!

    • The Hungry Mum October 4, 2015 at 9:07 am #

      Thanks Marsha – sure hits the spot when you have a choc craving 🙂

  15. Katherine October 16, 2017 at 3:29 pm #

    I baked this last night. Its not too sweet with its sugar but chocolatey taste with chococips and cocoa. Perfect for tea time and or with vanilla ice cream.
    I love it. Thanks The Hungry Mum ❤️

    • The Hungry Mum October 30, 2017 at 3:59 pm #

      Thanks Katherine 🙂 I love this cake, I reckon it is one of my favs :0

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