You probably didn’t miss the fact that I’ve baked two pies this year for my birthday, one was the brownie marshmallow cake and the second one was a delicious chocolate cake. And of the latter finally the recipe!

beste-chocolate-pie-04

beste-chocolate-pie-06

Chocolate pie

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour 5 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings 12 pieces
Author Eva

Ingredients

The crust

  • 125 gr flour sieved
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 tbsp cacao powder sieved
  • 60 gr butter soft
  • 60 gr sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 30 gr dark chocolate

Filling

  • 250 gr dark chocolate
  • 300 ml cream
  • 50 ml milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 100 gr sugar
  • Vanilla sugar

Instructions

The crust

  1. Melt the chocolate au bain-marie and let it sit in the warm bowl while you continue with the next steps.

  2. Mix the sieved flower and cocoa powder with the salt in a bowl.

  3. In a second bowl mix the butter and sugar creamy and add the warm, melted chocolate together with the egg. Whisk until creamy.

  4. Add the flour-mixture and combine everything until you have gooey brown dough.

  5. Make a ball, roll it out with rolling pin and wrap it in some cling film. Put it in the refrigerator and let it rest for about half an hour.

  6. After the 30 minutes, get it out, knead it so it fits in your bakingtin and cover the bottom and sides.

  7. Heat the oven at 210 degrees Celcius and blindbake your crust for 15 – 20 minutes.

Filling

  1. Melt about 200 grams of dark chocolate au bain-marie.

  2. Pour 1/3 over your baked crust.

  3. Whisk the eggs, sugar and vanilla suger in a bowl until creamy.

  4. Boil the cream and milk, take it of the heat and mix it with the rest of the melted chocolate. Add the egg/sugar-mixture and mix it all well.

  5. Pour this new mixture in your baked base.

  6. Chop the rest of the chocolate you’ve left into small chips and divide this over your filling.

  7. Bake your pie 45 minutes on 170 degrees Celcius.

Let it cool and add some whipped cream or vanilla icecream. Perfect!

beste-chocolate-pie-03

Share: