Cakes & Baking

German Hazelnut Cake

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Dreamer in Ontario

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“An honorable cake from Dr Oetker German Dwelling Baking that’s easy and simple to accomplish. Hazelnut cakes are also made in Switzerland and presumably other European countries. When that it’s possible you’ll well need gotten a kitchen scale I’d counsel the utilization of the weight measurements as they’re more honest however to accomplish it more correct to North American kitchens I added volume measurements in brackets. That you just can presumably fetch bitter almond essence in German delicatessens and in some supermarkets.”

Ready In:
1hr 20mins





  • 9

    ounces butter (1 1/4 cups) or 9 ounces margarine (1 1/4 cups)

  • 7

    ounces sugar (1 cup)

  • 4


  • 2

    drops bitter almond essence

  • 9

    ounces all-reason flour (2 1/4 cups)

  • 3

    teaspoons baking powder

  • 9

    ounces ground hazelnuts (1 1/4 cups)

  • 1 34

    ounces swiss chocolate, finely chopped

  • For Dusting

  • icing sugar


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Combine together the sugar, eggs and flavouring and space aside.
  • In a single other bowl, cream the butter and step by step add it to the sugar combination.
  • Combine the flour, baking powder and ground nuts together.
  • Add it to the sugar and butter combination a spoonful at a time.
  • Fold in the chocolate.
  • Grease a 26 cm (10 1/2 “) ring baking tin and maintain with the batter.
  • Bake in preheated oven for 50 to 65 minutes.
  • Test cake for doneness by piercing the center with a wodden toothpick; if it be clear it be done.
  • Have interaction away from oven and enable to face for 5 to 10 minutes, loosen from facets of tin with knife then prove onto a cake wire so that it might truly dry off.
  • Mud the cooled cake with icing sugar.

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  1. Artandkitchen

    Substantial easy to accomplish! I’m sluggish so I beat the eggs and sugar then added the butter and essence and then keep the flours and baking soda in the mixer. I didn’t separate the leisure. I greased up a bunt invent and keep oil and flour, keep in the batter, 1 hour on 350 and done. Tried to connect a photograph however it didn’t work.

  2. alianak

    It used to be easy to accomplish however was out dry. I outdated weights to be more genuine. I’m no longer sure what went unfriendly. It is accumulated luscious however a exiguous crumbly. I made an Italian butter cream frosting and it helped a exiguous.

  3. teresas

    I’ve been making an strive to accomplish this recipe ad infinitum…I might no longer fetch the almond essence at my native German retailer…however I was in a jam to raise up vanilla…so that’s what I outdated…I genuinely notion I had the good pan measurement…however NO!…I had a 12″ and a 9″…so I outdated the 9″ and presumably might well procure let it cook dinner one other 5-10 minutes over the 60 minutes that I did cook dinner it…I ground my absorb hazelnuts so each and every each and as soon as in a while I got a professional crunch alongside with the silkiness of the chocolate style…what a nice cake…we correct loved it…it be the humble German cake…no longer overly candy…correct the means I treasure it…Thanks for posting it…it be going in my simplest of 2013 cookbook…=)

  4. KristinV

    Thanks Dreamer… This cake used to be pleasing!! Not too candy with a nice hazelnut flavour. And even as you encounter a exiguous part of chocolate it be treasure a candy exiguous shock! I on the starting up notion it might truly attain with more chocolate however I genuinely order it be the supreme quantity otherwise it might truly over rob the cake. Made for the Germany/Benelux Chocolate discipline ZWT 6 (Voracious Vagabonds)

  1. joeyaspect

    I outdated Namanse Gluten Free flour and threw every little thing together in the a similar mixer.

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