March 22, 2022

Mochi “Puttin’ on the Ritz” Torte

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 cup Ritz powder (Ritz crackers food processed until flour-like)
  • 1/4 cup Mochi Foods Pancake Mix
  • 2 tbsp hot water
  • 4 tbsp drinking cocoa (Optional + 1-2 tbsp instant coffee)
  • 1 cup + 2 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • pinch of  salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • zest of one orange 
  • 2 large eggs + 1 egg yolk
  • 1/2 cup milk or almond milk

PROCESS:

  1. Preheat oven to 350° F
  2. Coat 9” torte pan with cooking spray
  3. Mix cocoa and water, set aside
  4. Mix sugar and oil for about 3 minutes
  5. Mix eggs with milk, pinch of salt
  6. Add egg mixture to sugar and oil, whip for about 5 minutes
  7. Add vanilla and zest
  8. Add dry mix (pancake mix, Ritz powder, cocoa, baking powder)
  9. Mix to a smooth consistency, pour into torte pan
  10. Bake on bottom rack for 45 minutes, move to top rack for 10 more minutes.