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Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake: Valentine’s Day Cakes

Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake: Valentine’s Day Cakes. Hello friends and welcome by the blog today. How sweet are these Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cakes? Perfect for baking your loved one something special this Valentine’s Day!?

Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake

How To Make Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake:

Preparation Time: 20 minutes

Baking Time: 30 minutes
Portions 4


125 grams Chocolate, good quality dark

3 tbsp Milk

150 grams Butter softened

150 grams Billington’s Golden Caster Sugar

3 Eggs

200 grams Allinson Nature Friendly Plain White Flour

1 tbsp Cocoa Powder

1 tsp Baking Powder

0.25 tsp Bicarbonate Of Soda

100 grams Silver Spoon Create White Chocolate Flavour Cake Covering

140 grams Butter

140 grams Billington’s Golden Icing Sugar

Food clourings  and sweets to fininsh

Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake


1.) Preheat the oven to 180°C, Fan oven 160°C /gas 4.

2.) Butter and flour the sides of four 10 cm heart shaped tins and line the bases with greaseproof paper.

For The Mini Heart Cake:

1.) Snap the chocolate into chunks and place in a bowl. 

2.) Add the milk and sit the bowl over a saucepan of gently simmering water and heat until the chocolate has melted. 

(Make sure the bottom of the bowl doesn’t touch the surface of the water.) 

3.) Set aside to cool slightly.

4.) Beat the butter until very soft then add the caster sugar and continue to beat until the mixture is pale and fluffy. 

5.) Beat in the eggs, one at a time, and then fold in the melted chocolate.

6.) Sift in the flour, cocoa powder, baking powder and the bicarbonate of soda, and fold in gently to mix.

7.) Divide the mixture between the tins and bake in the oven for 25 minutes, or until a skewer inserted into the middle of each cake comes out clean.

8.) Remove the cakes from the oven and allow to sit for five minutes before turning them out of their tins and placing them on a wire rack to cool. 

9.) When cool slice the cake in half.

10.) For the chocolate butter icing Melt the chocolate in the microwave on High for 1½ minute, stirring halfway. 

11.) Leave to cool. 

12.) Beat the butter and icing sugar in a large bowl until creamy. 

13.) Beat in the chocolate until smooth.

14.) Spread the butter icing on the bottom half of the cake and sandwich with the other half.

15.) Make some coloured icing Sugar and decorate with sweets.

Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake

Recipe and photo credits-  Baking Mad

What do you think about these Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake’s? Fancy making any?

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23 comments so far.

23 responses to “Mini Heart-Shaped Chocolate Cake: Valentine’s Day Cakes”

  1. Carli Alice says:

    OMG! These are just adorable. I am pinning!I would love to be able to get you more exposure to more wonderful posts like this.

  2. @Carli thank you 🙂 going to check out your blog 🙂

  3. Michelle says:

    Pinned this one! So cute!

  4. @Michelle thanks for pinning,I have pinterest just got to work how to use it 🙂

  5. Maria says:

    These are so adorable!!!! Absolutely love them!

  6. Thanks for the comment Maria 🙂

  7. Lindy@Itsy Bitsy Paper says:

    Amazing!! I hope you will link this up to I Heart Projects Linky Party.

  8. Thanks for the invite of now to join in 🙂

  9. Jill @ KitchenFunWithMy3Sons.com says:

    These look great!

  10. Lyuba @ Will Cook For Smiles says:

    They are just gorgeous! Great job!

  11. @Jill thanks for the comment 🙂

  12. @Lyuba thanks for stopping by and the comment 🙂

  13. @Jill thanks for the comment 🙂

  14. Bobbie S says:

    These are so cute! I love them! I just pinned them. Thanks so much for stopping by Check ME Out Saturday link party!

  15. Hi Bobbie thank yo so much for the pinning 🙂

  16. Meg says:

    Oh yum. So delicious and they are beautifully decorated!

  17. Hi Meg thanks for stopping by :0)

  18. Mindie Hilton says:

    Featuring on Thursday at Bacon Time 🙂

  19. Hi Mindie,thank you 🙂

  20. i- lostinausten says:

    These cute cakes look fab! Love it! ^^

  21. Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment 🙂

  22. Winnie says:

    Extremely beautiful and very romanticI like it!

  23. Hi Winnie thanks for stopping by 🙂

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