Torta di Cioccolato e Mandorle

Bitter Chocolate Almond Torte

Preparation info
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    • Difficulty


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By Rose Gray and Ruth Rogers

Published 1995

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This cake comes from Capri. It is important that the chocolate be 70 per cent cocoa butter.


  • 225 g (8 oz) blanched whole almonds
  • 225 g (8


Preheat the oven to 150°C/300°F/Gas 2.

Butter a 20 cm (8 in) deep round spring-release cake tin, and line the bottom with greaseproof paper.

Coarsely grind the almonds in a food processor, and then the chocolate.

Cream the butter and sugar together in an electri