This Viral Chocolate Molten Lava Cake Recipe Using An Air Fryer Is Easy & The Results Are Delicious

Homemade Lava Cakes For All

Hello, foodies! Today, we are going to talk about chocolate. Chocolate is happiness you can eat, don’t you agree? Whether it is a chocolate bar, a scoop of chocolate gelato, or a slice of chocolate cake, chocolate is heaven in a bite. If you love all things chocolate, you have to try this viral chocolate molten lava cake recipe that’s super simple because you don’t need an oven. You can make them using an air fryer!


Try Making This Viral Chocolate Molten Lava Cake Recipe From Singaporean Actress, Cynthia Koh

Photo: @cynthiakoh27 (Instagram)

Originally posted on AsiaOne, this viral recipe for making molten lava cakes using an air fryer has gotten over 3,000 shares on Facebook. This recipe is from Singaporean actress, Cynthia Koh, who experimented with her air fryer to make these delicious chocolate molten lava cakes. Posting the recipe on her Instagram stories, this recipe is super simple and you only need five ingredients. Check it out below!


  • 75g chocolate chips
  • 75g unsalted butter
  • 40g plain flour
  • 1 egg
  • A pinch of salt
Photo: @cynthiakoh27 (Instagram) via AsiaOne (Website)

Gooey And Delicious Chocolate Molten Lave Cakes To Enjoy At Home

Photo: The Forking Life (Website)

Step 1: Using a double boiler method, melt chocolate chips and butter. Stir until the mixture is smooth.

Step 2: Let mixture cool for a while. Then, add egg and stir well. (Do not add eggs into hot chocolate mixture)

Step 3: Add salt and flour to the mixture. Then, mix well until smooth.

Step 4: Coat the sides of ramekins (or little cups) with butter. Add in the mixture.

Step 5: Preheat air fryer to 180°C and cook for 5-7 minutes. And, voilá – time to enjoy!

Photo: @iammissling (Instagram)

*Pictures used are for illustration purposes only

Feature image credit: (left) @salt_jar (Instagram), (right) @iammissling (Instagram)


Recipe credit: Cynthia Koh (via AsiaOne)

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