A special occasion calls for a special cake and they don’t come much better than this incredible Chocolate Striped creation ..

Gorgeous Chocolate Stripe Cake

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This Chocolate Stripe Cake is a fabulous twist on a Swiss Roll and chances are, it’s like nothing you have ever seen!

This stunner is an absolute show stopper and it would make an amazing centerpiece for a Wedding, Shower, or Birthday. To put it together you need a Vanilla Cake, Chocolate Roulade, Buttercream and a Chocolate Ganache and don’t you just love the appearance. The Chocolate Hearts on the White Buttercream look incredible!

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Chocolate Stripe Cake

This cake requires four separate elements. Don’t be overwhelmed though, it’s easier than you think. The results definitely make it worth the extra effort.

The base is a vanilla sponge and there are two chocolate swiss roll cakes, buttercream and chocolate ganache. This cake will test your skills and take you to the next level with your decorating.

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How To Make Chocolate Stripe Cake

We have included a video tutorial that shows you how to make this gorgeous Chocolate Stripe Cake. To watch click play above ⇑

Gorgeous Chocolate Stripe Cake Recipe

Chocolate Stripe Cake Recipe 

For the vanilla cake:

  • 115 g unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 200 g granulated sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla paste
  • 185 g plain flour
  • 1½ tsp baking powder
  • 180 ml buttermilk

For the chocolate roulade:

  • 24 egg yolks
  • 200 g granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp coffee extract, optional
  • 8 egg whites
  • 140 g strong bread flour
  • 40 g cocoa powder

Gorgeous Chocolate Stripe Cake Recipe

For the buttercream:

  • 15 egg whites
  • 600 g granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla paste
  • 1.4 kg unsalted butter

For the ganache:

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  • 225 g dark chocolate, finely chopped
  • 120 ml double cream
  • 2 tbsp unsalted butter
full recipe instructions via UKTV  —> Chocolate Stripe Cake Recipe

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