Tuesdays with Dorie: Milk Chocolate Mini Bundt Cakes

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These mini bundt cakes taste like the chocolate cake of my childhood.  I loved them.

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I had a little trouble with the icing. The melted chocolate was transformed into a clump with the addition of corn syrup.  So I added some heavy cream and powdered sugar.  Tasted fantastic even if it wasn’t what Dorie had in mind.  Since so many other people had trouble with the glaze, I’m wondering if the recipe was misprinted.

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If you would like to whip up some delicious milk chocolate cake, go to I’m Right About Everything by Kristin, who is hosting this week.

P.S. It has become apparent that the recipe is not listed at the above link. You can see it here instead.

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Kristen February 8, 2010 at 8:43 pm

Your cakes look beautiful! Thanks for baking with me this week!

Susan February 5, 2010 at 7:42 pm

They look perfect! Love the glaze you made. Great pictures too!!

alvarosa February 4, 2010 at 11:50 am

They look pretty perfect! You’ re really such a great baker (and picture-taker!)
Maybe you remeber I’m the one having those measuring problems because I have no cup-measure. Well, I really got one for birthday! It’s “only” from IKEA, and not one of these spoon-measures, but it’s ok and all I need, so I happy with it!
But still, thanks for your kind offer the other day!!

Jacque February 3, 2010 at 9:57 pm

Oh my! Yours look like tasty little chocolate volcanoes…. yum!

P.S. Those nuts look really intriguing… might have to try those.

Jill February 3, 2010 at 8:56 pm

They look lovely, as always. It sounds like they were quite a hit with you!

Margot February 3, 2010 at 8:46 pm

Beautiful cakes! Whatever you did to the glaze worked, it looks amazing.

steph (whisk/spoon) February 3, 2010 at 3:09 pm

such cute little suckers! i think you got the glaze to work out just fine!

Chaya February 3, 2010 at 12:52 pm

I am impressed how nicely the thick icing came out. It really makes it look richer.

natalia February 3, 2010 at 9:17 am

Ciao ! They look wonderful !!!

Jules February 2, 2010 at 10:49 pm

Holy smokes this looks fabulous. I skipped the glaze completely.

Katrina February 2, 2010 at 9:18 pm

Your cakes look picture perfect! (I went with a ganache after hearing about the troubles with the glaze.)

Mimi February 2, 2010 at 3:40 pm

Paula ,
They look perfect, great photos. My family loved these and complained that there weren’t enough of them.
I just added cream to the glaze and it worked fine.
Mimi

tia February 2, 2010 at 12:52 pm

the glaze is so wonderfully luscious looking

Lauryn February 2, 2010 at 11:53 am

so cute!! Your mini bundts really look perfect! So glad you enjoyed them and that it brought you back to childhood!

miss kate February 2, 2010 at 11:22 am

cute cute cute! They look like teeny weeny volcanoes 🙂

ldh February 2, 2010 at 11:03 am

Looking really good!!!

Hornedfroggy of My Baking Heart February 2, 2010 at 10:51 am

Love the photos – they look delicious!! 🙂

Kayte February 2, 2010 at 9:54 am

These look so pretty. Your drizzling is enviable. I have the worst time drizzling. I didn’t know what to do, so I just added more corn syrup and it turned out workable. It probably would be prettier if I knew how to drizzle, but it was passable. Guys loved them here. Yours look very elegant.

chocolatechic February 2, 2010 at 9:41 am

Oh your cakes look so stunning.

Valerina February 2, 2010 at 9:17 am

Your cakes are perfect! They really make me want to finally go out and buy some mini bundt pans. Well done. 😀

Mary February 2, 2010 at 8:44 am

They look great with that thick chocolate glaze and the nuts! Glad you liked them!

Sabrina February 2, 2010 at 8:07 am

Those look amazing!!!! Delicious!!!!!

pamela February 2, 2010 at 7:17 am

Beautiful. That frosting or glaze you put on top certainly worked out for you. They look fabulous.

MaryMoh February 2, 2010 at 2:48 am

Looks very moist and delicious. They look cute! I love the icing and sprinkled nuts on top.

mike February 2, 2010 at 2:17 am

Sheesh – I’d never have known you had problems… these look fantastic! Nice and chocolatey. The sprinkled nuts give it such a nice finish! I’ve yet to figure out the chocolate debacle…. it’s so finicky – but these look wonderful!

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