Bittersweet Chocolate Cake

Preparation info

  • 20

    small but sweet portions
    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Silver Palate Cookbook

By Julee Rosso and Sheila Lukins

Published 1982

  • About


  • cups plus 4 tablespoons ( sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature, plus extra for greasing the pan<


  1. Preheat the oven to 325°F. Grease and sugar a 10-inch springform pan and tap out any extra sugar.
  2. Grate or break the chocolate into small pieces. Place in the top of a double boiler with the cold water. Melt over simmering water, whisking until smooth.