Chocolate Molten Lava Cake
This will not be the first (or last) time that you hear chocolate being compared to sex. Whether you agree that chocolate is better than sex or not is beside the point of this article. This chocolate molten lava cake will blow your mind about as much as a good session rolling in the hay. This recipe from Chef in Training is about as real as they come for molten lava cakes.
Keep in mind that you have to really trust a recipe with a molten lava cake since it is easy to overcook it and just have a chocolate cake. You will be terribly disappointed if you are missing the oozing lava from the center, so be sure to follow the directions well.
As for chocolate itself, yes it really does make you happier! Here's why. Chocolate promotes the release of endorphins in your body. Endorphins are natural hormones in your body that are produced by the brain and they generate feelings of pleasure and well being. Chocolate can interact with the brain so to speak and make it feel happier! Another ingredient found in chocolate is a naturally occurring compound called tryptophan, which is an amino acid that is needed to make serotonin. Serotonin is literally the happiness hormone and the more of this hormone that is released, the happier you will feel.
When you feast your eyes on this chocolate molten lava cake you may be inclined to believe that there are fancy ingredients and alot of steps. In fact, the ingredients number caps at 6, and there are just a few basic steps to make this incredible creation of chocolatey flavor and sweetness.
For the detailed list of instructions and full list of ingredients, continue reading at the link below to 'Chef in Training. Enjoy this burst of endorphins!
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