Popcorn on top of a chocolate dessert with chocolate sauce oozing out the side

Thermomix Chocolate Lava Cakes

For a decadent dessert, you just can’t go past our Thermomix Chocolate Lava Cakes. Serve with ice-cream or cream for an absolute showstopper dessert!

For a decadent dessert, you just can't go past our Thermomix Chocolate Lava Cakes. Serve with ice-cream or cream for an absolute showstopper dessert!

Thermomix Chocolate Desserts

When it comes to chocolate desserts, I am totally on board… 100%! Whether it’s our Chocolate Tim Tam Balls, Double Chocolate & Walnut Brownies, our Chocolate Self-Saucing Pudding or these delicious oozy gooey fondant cakes – you just can’t beat a chocolate treat late at night.

A chocolate fondant topped with salted caramel popcorn.

Tips For Making Chocolate Lava Cakes In The Thermomix

  • Make sure your ramekins are well greased, coated with cocoa powder and the bases lined with baking paper for easy removal
  • Chill the mixture for at least 30 minutes before baking
  • Cook just until a crust begins to form and the mixture starts to pull away from the edge
  • Serve with ice-cream, cream, salted caramel popcorn… anything you like!
Oozy chocolate spilling out of a lava cake.

More Thermomix Desserts

For more great Thermomix desserts, check out our entire collection here or browse our range of printed cookbooks here.

A chocolate lava fondant dessert made in a Thermomix and topped with caramel popcorn.

Thermomix Chocolate Cookbook

If you love chocolate as much as we do, you need our Thermomix Chocolate Cookbook in your life… filled with 25 delicious biscuits, slices, desserts, healthy treats and Easter recipes!Β 
Buy it individually for $16.95 or add it to our Value Bundle and get 3 cookbooks for $35.00!

Our Thermomix Chocolate, Slices & Sweet Cookbook Bundle is the ultimate cookbook collection... get three of our best selling Thermomix cookbooks for just $35.00 (save $17.85).
Popcorn on top of a chocolate dessert with chocolate sauce oozing out the side

Thermomix Chocolate Lava Cakes

For a decadent dessert, you just can't go past our Thermomix Chocolate Lava Cakes. Serve with ice-cream or cream for an absolute showstopper dessert!
5 from 3 votes
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Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Chocolate
Keyword: thermomix lava cake
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Chilling time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 52 minutes
Servings: 6 serves
Calories: 769kcal

Equipment

  • Thermomix
  • Oven

Ingredients

  • 200 g dark chocolate roughly chopped
  • 200 g butter roughly chopped
  • 200 g caster sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 4 egg yolks (extra)
  • 200 g plain flour
  • extra butter to grease

Instructions

  • Prepare the ramekins by greasing well with extra butter.
  • Line the base of each ramekin with baking paper cut into a small circle. Place a small amount of cocoa powder into the base of each ramekin and shake it around until the sides are completely covered (the powder will stick to the butter). Shake off any excess cocoa powder and set aside.
  • Place the plain flour into the TM bowl and press Turbo 5-10 times to sift. Set aside in a separate bowl.
  • Place the butter and the chocolate into the TM bowl and melt on Speed 3, 60 degrees for 3 minutes (you may need to scrape down the bowl partway through). Pour the chocolate mixture into a separate bowl and set aside.
  • Place the caster sugar into the TM bowl and mill on Speed 9 for 10 seconds.
  • Insert the butterfly and add the eggs and additional egg yolks. Mix on Speed 4 for 1 minute.
  • With the blades still turning on Speed 4, slowly add the plain flour and then the chocolate mixture through the MC hole. Mix until completely combined (about 10 seconds).
  • Divide the mixture evenly between the prepared ramekins and place into the fridge for at least 30 minutes (up to 24 hours).
  • Preheat oven to 180 degrees celsius (fan-forced).Β 
  • Place the ramekins onto a baking tray and place into the oven. Cook for 10-12 minutes or until a slight crust has formed and cakes are beginning to come away from the sides.
  • Remove from the oven and set aside for 2 minutes. Gently loosen the chocolate cakes from the sides and then place a plate on top of the ramekin and gently flip it over. If you think the chocolate lava cake is not going to come out, gently run a butter knife around the edge of the ramekin before turning out (if the ramekins are well greased and covered in cocoa powder – they should be absolutely fine!).
  • Remove the baking paper circle and serve with salted caramel popcorn, fresh berries, or ice-cream immediately.

Nutrition

Calories: 769kcal | Carbohydrates: 75g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 48g | Saturated Fat: 27g | Cholesterol: 312mg | Sodium: 293mg | Potassium: 336mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 42g | Vitamin A: 1177IU | Calcium: 69mg | Iron: 6mg

Comments 2

  1. 5 stars
    My chocolate lava did not oozes out. It’s dry inside. Not sure what went wrong with my recipes. Other than that, the cake taste so good !! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

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