Potato Chocolate Torte

Cooked potatoes are the key to this moist chocolate torte. If you do not have a potato ricer, you can substitute lump-free unseasoned mashed potatoes.

To rice potatoes: place potatoes in a saucepan with water to cover. Bring to a boil, and cook for 20 minutes, or until tender. Drain potatoes, and cool slightly. Hold the ricer over a bowl...

  • Yield: 12
  • Cooking time: 1 Hour 30 Min
  • Rating: 3/5
  • Publisher: Allrecipes.com


  • 2 potatoes, peeled and halved
  • 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 cup butter, room temperature
  • 2 cups white sugar
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 cup ground almonds
  • 4 (1 ounce) squares semisweet chocolate, grated
  • 1 tablespoon grated lemon zest
  • 4 egg whites

Recipe reviews

Start the discussion...

Still not reviewed, be first

Related recipes like Potato Chocolate Torte

Ultimate chocolate cake

Indulge yourself with Angela Nilsen's heavenly moist and fudgy chocolate cake - perfect for celebrat...

Try our other top rated chocolate cake recipes including Chocolate brownie cake Chocolate marble cake, ... Chocolate fudge icing ..... Very naughty but yummy!!

  • 40 Min
  • cuts into 14 slices

Sticky chocolate drop cakes

This easy-to-make bake will keep somewhere cool in an airtight tin for up to two days...

85g caster sugar; 200g light condensed milk; 50g milk chocolate drops, plus .... reveiws it got. but after my disaster making the naughty chocolate fudge cake, ...

  • 10 Min
  • serves 15

Ooey Gooies

"An incredible amount of chocolate, but oh so good. Like free-standing brownies! Reserve for those y...

3/4 cup unbleached all purpose flour; 1 teaspoon baking powder; 3 1/2 cups chopped walnuts, toasted; 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips; Add all ingredients to ...

  • 45 Min
  • 10 Yield

Giant jaffa orange cake

Give the classic flavour combo of chocolate orange even more wow factor in this cake with zingy jell...

Give the classic flavour combo of chocolate orange even more wow factor in this cake with zingy jelly and luxurious chocolate ganache.

  • 35 Min
  • cuts into 10 slices