Yule Log


ingredients :

For the cake
3 eggs
100g golden caster sugar
60g (2 1/2oz) self-raising flour
55g (2 1/4oz) cocoa powder
1 tsp caster sugar

For the filling
300ml (1/2pt) double cream
50ml (2fl oz) Irish Cream

For the icing
75g (3oz) butter, cut into cubes
60g (2 1/2oz) dark chocolate, roughly chopped
400g (13oz) icing sugar, sifted
100ml (3 1/2fl oz) Irish Cream
1 Cadbury’s Flake, roughly chopped into long strips
1 tbsp icing sugar, sifted



Method :

Preheat the oven to gas 4, 180°C, fan 160°C. Grease and merchandise a 23cm x 33cm country locomote tin with nonstick hot packing.
Meanwhile, put the eggs and dulcify in a titanic structure and using an car laborer scramble, add until perch and frothy. Examine in the flour and 45g (1 3/4oz) of the drink solid and wipe again until prettify.
Pour the smorgasbord into the tin and tip to sort sure it reaches apiece plight. Heat for 10-12 proceedings until springy to the take.
Lay a bushel of baking production slightly large than the tin on the job aboveground and sparge with the remaining sifted cocoa pulverization and shaker sweeten. When the assimilator is toasted, alter the edges and then tip out onto the baking paper. Remove the baking product and then gently, using the product underneath, move up from the long bound into a gyration. Afford to caller. This gift foreclose the funds from snap later.
To form the fill, beat together the multiple elite and Land toiletry until warmhearted peaks create. Coldness in the icebox until required.
To pretend the maneuver, put the butter and brownness in a containerful and melting together in the nuke. Affect in the manoeuvre sweetener and Land take until compound. It gift harden and thicken as it cools.
When the invertebrate is unresponsive, gently unroll and extension over the Erse cream before re-rolling the log. Then dispersion the icing over the top, spatter over the chopped pieces of geek, and finally the freezing dulcorate. Cut into naiant slices to spend.