Cake shops in Dubai

How to Cook the Perfect Chocolate Cake?

chocolate cake

When it comes to a chocolate cake, which undoubtedly is a favorite of many, there are many variations given to a simple recipe to make it more scrumptious. Many of the cake bakeries in Dubai like G’s ( serve a simple chocolate cake recipe in a little altered way to give it a complete new look, a new taste and a new style.

If you too want to bake a chocolate cake at home that would be just admired by your family, read on further to know the chocolate cake recipe (black forest cake recipe) from the professional bakers of G’s (
Ingredients for the cake
· ½ cup of softened butter
· 1 ¼ cups of all purpose flour
· ½ cup of cocoa powder
· 1 teaspoon of baking soda and ½ teaspoon of vanilla extract
· ½ teaspoon baking powder
· ¾ cups of buttermilk
Ingredients for the filling
· 2 cans of cherry pie filling
· 3 cups of heavy whipped cream
· ¼ cup of confectioner’s sugar
· 1 or 2 Chocolate bars

1. Preheat the oven at 3500 F and line the cake pan with a grease proof paper.
2. Mix the butter and sugar in a mixing bowl and beat them until fluffy.
3. Add the eggs one at a time to the mixture to beat them well.
4. Add all the other ingredients (the cocoa powder, flour, baking powder, baking soda, buttermilk and vanilla extract) one by one and mix them together until smooth.
5. Place this mixture into the cake pan and then bake in the pre-heated oven for a duration of 30 minutes.

Prepare the filling meanwhile
1. Drain the cherry pie to remove the juices,
2. Mix the whipped cream confectioner’s sugar and blend them together until thick.
3. Using a vegetable peeler, peel the chocolate bars and add them to the mixture.

Assemble the cake
1. After the cake is baked, slice it into three equal layers horizontally.
2. Place one of the layers on a serving plate and cover the top with whipped cream and then spread the cherry pie over it.
3. Add the second layer of cake over it and repeat the filling as in the previous step.
4. Add the last layer over it and spread the whipped cream and remaining mixture on it.
5. Garnish it with the toppings of your choice and the cake is ready to be served.

Cake design trends 2017

Best Cake shop in Dubai


Cakes are everyone’s favorite and people don’t mind cheating on their diets with yummy cakes. They are perfectly suitable for any occasion, be it a birthday or anniversary, there are yummy cakes available for all occasions. The latest trend going on these days is to have customized cakes. Bakeries and delis selling cakes and cupcakes in Dubai make it a point to add their special touch to their bakes to make moments even more special.

With so many options available in cakes, customers tend to get confused in selecting the perfect one for them. For all such people, here are the latest and best cakes in Dubai and cupcakes in Dubai

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  1. Cartoon cakes: They have always been a hot trend and they continue to be so. Children love them and their current favorites are minions and Disney’s Elsa and Anna. They also go for themes according to these cakes.
  2. Emoji cakes: Emojis have become the new language and a lot of people are going for emojis to convey how they feel on a certain occasion. The different emojis listed on WhatsApp are now trending in the form of cakes.
  3. Photograph cakes: Though the trend of having photographs on cakes started long back, they are still in trend. Photograph cakes bring along some very good memories.
  4. Cupcake bouquets: Another very popular trend that is very in right now is having cupcake bouquets. These bouquets are suitable for all occasions  and work perfectly good for gifting.
  5. Naked cakes: Gone are the days when cakes were dipped in heavy cream. Bakers are now coming up with cakes with minimal frosting. These cakes are baked according to the customer’s choice.

G’s or Ginny’s cake shop in Dubai is one of the must visit confectionery shops where you can order cakes of your choice. The shop also provides an option to customize and personalize cakes along with midnight delivery.