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Non-Bake Flourless Biscuit Cake


Made this yummy choco biscuit cake over the weekend.  To me, it can be referred to as a non-bake cake and also a biscuit as part of the ingredients is biscuits.  For some people, chocolate can be a delicious obession and this easy-to-make biscuit cake is just lovely to enjoy!










This can be served as a dessert, kept chilled or even as a snack ....... crunchy, nutty, not too sweet and full of yummy chocolate!

Ingredients
  • 6 oz bittersweet couverture
  • 6 oz butter/margarine
  • 6 oz digestive buscuits  -  broken up into pieces
  • 1.1/2  Tbsp golden syrup
  • 1.1/2  oz raisins
  • 1.1/2  oz dried apricot
  • 3 oz flaked almonds -  slightly roasted
Method
  1. Lightly grease an 8 inch round springform cake tin.  Keep aside.
  2. Lightly chop up the apricots and raisins into smaller pieces.  Keep aside.
  3. Break up the chocolate into a bowl and place over a pan of simmering water  OR use a double boiler.  Stir.
  4. Add in butter and syrup and keep stirring till the chocolate and butter have melted.  Remove from heat and let cool for a while.
  5. Mix the broken up pieces of biscuits, raisins, apricots and almond flakes in a mixing bowl.
  6. Pour in the cooled chocolate mixture and mix till well combined.
  7. Transfer the mixture into the lightly greased cake tin, press lightly and level the top.
  8. Cover and chill in the fridge for at least an hour before serving.
  9. Keep refrigerated.
Variation

Use other biscuits like crackers or petit beurre biscuits.


I'm submitting this post to  Aspiring Bakers #7 - Chocolate Delight (May 2011)  hosted by  DG  of Tested  and Tasted.

Comments

  1. I want a large slice! Chocolate is gals' best friend!

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  2. Awsome biscuit cake! I love this recipe, simple, easy to make ... and looks yummy too!

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  3. I'm with Angie. I want a big slice pleaseeeeee.... Gosh Cheah, your site is pack full of ads. haha...
    I'm sure you'll love your new publisher site.
    Hae a great day.
    Kristy

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  4. never had a biscuit cake but this looks yummy! I have been more interested in non-bake cakes lately as getting a bit lazier hehe

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  5. Cheah, I'm tired today and I need a large slice of your biscuit cake :)

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  6. wow cheah! something never known to me..great snacks for me! in and out! i have to bookmark this!

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  7. Angie
    You're most welcome to share with me, Angie!

    DG
    Yes, very easy to make, fuss-free!

    Sonia
    Yes, full of nutrition!

    Kristy
    Is it? Ya, hope I've put them up correctly!

    Jen
    Same here, the less work, the better!

    Anncoo
    Bring along your pot of tea!

    Lena
    Yes, good for snack and breakfast!

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  8. Cheah....you deserve this award...Versatile Blogger Award for you are truly a great baker. Love this choco biscuit cake...glutenless...healthy and I am sure I want a big slice :)

    Please stop by http://www.elinluvdelights.com/2011/05/i-won-versatile-blogger-award.html to collect it!

    Have a nice day !

    Cheers,
    Elin

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  9. I would love to have a slice for my dessert now. It is nice to see a no-bake cake. This would be great for very warm days when turning on the oven is not a good idea.

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  10. Yummy Bakes
    Thank you!

    Elin
    Thank you so much momsie. Will grab the award soon!

    Biren
    It's super hot these days, seems will continue till September. Imagine temperature around 36deg.!

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  11. Hard to believe that this cake is non-baked! I'm a chocoholic and this amount of chocolate is perfect for me.

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  12. Zoe
    Non-bake cakes are fuss-free and less washing up for lazy people like me!

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