These simple little chocolate drop cakes are great for when you need something easy and tasty for a spot of afternoon tea.
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Makes: 8 chocolate drop cakes
30g butter or margarine
160g caster sugar
2 to 3 tablespoons milk
160g plain flour
1 pinch salt
2 tablespoons cocoa powder
1 teaspoon baking powder
Method Prep:15min › Cook:15min › Ready in:30min
Preheat the oven to 200 C / Gas 6. Grease a baking tray.
In a bowl, cream together the butter or margarine and sugar until light and fluffy. Add the egg and beat until well mixed. Add milk, then sift in the flour, salt, cocoa powder and baking powder. Using a tablespoon, drop the cakes onto the prepared baking tray.
Bake in the oven for 10 to 15 minutes until a skewer inserted into the centre comes out clean.