In my last post, I was talking about the flavor combos and
on the same note, I made another birthday cake recently. The combo is not new
to me as I did the chocolate orange cookies before which are basically melt in
the mouth and out of this world cookies.
This Chocolate-Orange cake is another wonderful submission to that beautiful, flavorful and romantic combo. It really is romantic as the cake hits you with subtle notes of orange zest with bitter sweetness of the chocolate. The addition of coffee enhances the flavor of cocoa powder in a more chocolatey flavor making it irresistible chocolatey bite.
The frosting is the one I was willing eat more than the cake
on a personal note. The buttercream I used for this cake, I added a bit of
orange and orange zest to get the zesty bits in the very first bite of the…
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