Yummy Chocolate Train Cake

Entertain the kids with this easy to bake Chocolate cake

4 portions


75 g margarine

150g cane sugar

1 tbsp vanilla sugar

2 x 125 g Alpro Dark Chocolate dessert

3 eggs

30 g cocoa powder

250 g self-raising flour

6 g of baking powder

pinch of salt

10 small round cookies

one 'cigarette russes' cookie

250 g strawberries

Made with


1. Preheat the oven to 180° C. In a large bowl, mix the margarine, sugar and vanilla sugar until smooth. Add the eggs one at a time and mix well. Add 125 g Alpro Dark Chocolate dessert and mix. Add the cocoa powder, flour, baking powder and a pinch of salt and continue to mix until smooth.
2. Grease a baking tin of 21x 21 cm and spoon in the batter. Smooth the top.
3. Place for 5 minutes in the preheated oven. Reduce the temperature after 5 minutes to 160° C and bake for another 30 to 35 minutes. The cake is ready when you pierce with a skewer and it comes out clean. Let the cake cool on a rack.
4. Cut the cake into pieces and form a train. Use the round cookies for the wheels. Use a little bit of Alpro Dark Chocolate to hold the cookies in place . Use the 'cigarette russe' cookie as the chimney. Cut the strawberries into small pieces and use it as a decoration for the wagons. Fun for children to make and eat.


Use gluten free flour, gluten free baking powder and gluten free cookies if you are gluten intolerant.

Use lactose free margarine and cookies if you are lactose intolerant or leave the cookies out.