Chocolate Cake: Helping Me Fight Depression

Perfect cake

Chocolate cake yes it's a simple chocolate cake that helped me out of deep depression. One evening I was looking for ways to reduce depression and I came across research that concluded 'baking is highly beneficial for improving mental health, with benefits that include increased attention, satisfaction, and sensory pleasure'. So finally thinking of doing something productive to improve my mental health, I decided to bake. I watched dozens of YouTube videos to learn about it but it was so hard for me to understand the size that finally, I decided to make a recipe for my chocolate cake.

This chocolate cake has a deep and rich taste, its sweetness and creamy texture make it delicious. The darker color and the highest quality cocoa powder used in the cake make it more satisfying and appetizing. The aroma of this cake will stimulate your appetite.

So here's my easy magic recipe for making the perfect chocolate cake.


  • 1-4 eggs
  • 2- 14 tablespoons of granulated sugar
  • 3- 7 tablespoons milk
  • 4- 7 tablespoons of oil
  • 5- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 6- 10 tablespoons multipurpose flooring lantai
  • 7-8 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 8- 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 9- A pinch of salt
  • 10- 1 teaspoon coffee
  • 11- Chocolate syrup


STEP 1: Preheat oven to 350ยบ F. Prepare a cake pan by spraying cake spray or butter and dusting with a little flour

STEP 2: Separate the yolks from the egg whites, beat the egg whites using a whisk to make them soft if you don't have a whisk using a simple fork. Add the egg yolks and beat the mixture again.

STEP 3: Add sugar to the mixture and stir using a whisk or spoon.

STEP 4: Time to add the wet ingredients milk, oil, vanilla extract add and mix.

STEP 5: All purpose flour, cocoa powder and baking soda, salt add all dry ingredients beat well.

STEP 4: Distribute the cake batter evenly on the prepared cake pan. Bake for 30-35 minutes, until a toothpick or cake tester inserted in the center of the chocolate cake comes out clean.

STEP 5: Take 5 tablespoons of water and add 1 tablespoon of granulated sugar, 1 teaspoon of coffee and 1 teaspoon of cocoa powder. Mix all ingredients, boil together or microwave for 2 minutes add this mixture to the cake (THIS IS THE SECRET TO THE PERFECT SOFT CAKE NEVER MISS THIS STEP)

STEP 6: Drizzle some chocolate syrup on your cake.

Go and try it as a mental therapy, it feels like spring in the middle of the night, the sunshine is colored with happiness. It feels like love romance and pleasant dreams. Like the first kiss because you bake it with Meraki.


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