A jamaican christmas isnt complete without our fruit cake.
Black cake. Because when it comes to chocolate cake theres gotta be drama. Quick and easy black forest cake recipe made with cake mix and simple ingredients. Place 1 cup cream filling in a heavy duty resealable plastic bag. Split the two layers of cake into four using a sharp serrated bread knife.
Dark raisins are essential to the taste of this cake. Black cake which would be splendid for a wedding cake is easy to make and keeps well in the refrigerator for several weeks. Its also called a schwarzwaelder kirschtorte and consists of several layers of chocolate sponge cake cherry syrup fresh cherries whipped cream and decorated with chocolate shavings. The best black forest cake recipe ive tried and ive tried a lot.
The jamaican black cake also called jamaican fruit cake is the traditional christmas cake of jamaica made from rumwine soaked fruits wine and love. The cake baked up beautifully the cherries were perfect and the whole thing just came together wonderfully. To construct the cake. Place bottom layer on a serving plate.
Spread a thin layer of the whipped chocolate ganache on this layer. Triangle in one corner of bag. No one fruit cake is equal and the texture may differ depending on whose making it. The crowning glory is a layer of dazzling chocolate ganache that gently drapes over the sides for mega drama.
Black forest cake is traditionally finished with chocolate shavings but i took it a step further and opted for chocolate ganache. Soft moist chocolate cake with cherry filling and whipped cream. The only change i made and i heartily recommend itis that i made a syrup out of 12 cup reserved cherry juice 12 cup sugar and 14 cup kirsch cherry liqueur. To assemble cut each cake into two horizontal layers.
Top with 12 cup cream filling. This decadent classic cake has german roots. The cake gets its name from the color of the raisins and currants.