Chocolate Strawberry Cake

Chocolate Strawberry Cake

The Chocolate Strawberry Cake is really chocolate with a lots of fresh strawberries. In my childhood my mother always made this simple Chocolate Strawberry Cake.

Chocolate Strawberry Cake

Chocolate Strawberry Cake

Chocolate Strawberry Cake has three layer. The first layer is a Chocolate Sponge Cake, the second is a Chocolate Cream and the third is a lots of fresh strawberry. 
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Hungarian
Keyword: birthday cake, cake, chocolate, easy, strawberry, summer
Servings: 6 people
Author: Myreille


Chocolate Sponge Cake

  • 3 eggs
  • 6 tablespoons caster sugar
  • 5 tablespoons plain flour
  • 1 tablespoon cacao powder (unsweetened)
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • pinch of pinch of salt

Chocolate Cream

  • 49 grams Chocolate Pudding – Original Pudding by Dr. Oetker
  • 3 dl milk
  • 3 tablespoons caster sugar
  • ½ tablespoon cacao powder (unsweetened)
  • 2 dl cream 


  • 250 grams strawberry slices


Chocolate Sponge Cake recipe

  • Use a handheld electric whisk or a freestanding mixer to beat eggs and caster sugar together in a bowl until light in colour.
  • Add the flour, cacao powder, baking powder and salt. Mixing well but carefully.
  • Pour the batter into the prepared (26 cm) cake tin and bake the cake for 25 minutes in a 180°C oven. The cake is ready when a toothpick inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean.
  • Let it cool completely.

Chocolate Cream recipe

  • Mix the chocolate pudding, sugar and cacao powder. Add the milk. Cook over medium heat stirring it continuously. After it starts to boil cook it by stirring for 2 minutes. Let it cool completely.
  • Whisk the cream.
  • Use a handheld electric whisk or a freestanding mixer and start stirring the cold pudding. Than add the whisked cream to pudding carefully.
  • Put the Chocolate Cream on top of the Chocolate Sponge Cake.


  • Put the strawberries slices on top of the cake.