Chocolate Tim Tam Cake

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"From our daily newspaper The West Australian. Times are estimated. If made as per ingredients they have declared it diabetic friendly."

Original recipe yields 12 servings


  • Serving Size: 1 (87.3 g)
  • Calories 268.8
  • Total Fat - 11.4 g
  • Saturated Fat - 3.8 g
  • Cholesterol - 61.2 mg
  • Sodium - 270.8 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 36.1 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 2 g
  • Sugars - 8.3 g
  • Protein - 6.9 g
  • Calcium - 63.1 mg
  • Iron - 1.5 mg
  • Vitamin C - 1.4 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.1 mg

Step 1

Preheat oven to 160C fan-forced.

Step 2

Spray a 2 x18cm springform cake tins with cooking spray and line the bases and sides with baking paper.

Step 3

Using a wooden spoon, combine margarine and sugar in a medium bowl and then add the puree, 1 egg yolk and vainilla and mix until smooth.

Step 4

Sift cocoa powder and flours over mixture, turning husks to bowl and then add milk and stir until combined.

Step 5

Using electric beaters, whisk the two egg white in a small clean, dry bowl until soft peaks for and then add to cocoa mixture and using a metal spoon, fold in until well combined.

Step 6

Divide mixture evenly between prepared tins and smooth the surfaces and bake for 15 to 20 minutes or until a skewer inserted into the centre of cakes comes out clean and then set aside for 10 minutes before turning out onto a wire rack to cool completely.

Step 7

Put one cake on a serving plate and spread half the mousse over the top of the cake and sprinkle over half the chopped Tim Tams.

Step 8

Top with the remaining cake and spread over remaining mousse and sprinkle over remaining Tim Tams and serve cake.

Tips & Variations

No special items needed.