If you’ve ever ordered a dessert from Domino’s pizza, then you know that their lava cake is something special.
This warm, gooey chocolate cake filled with melty chocolate sauce is the perfect end to any meal.
But what do you do when you have leftover lava cake that needs reheating?
In this post, we’ll go through all the ways to reheat Domino’s lava cake so it tastes just as delicious as it did when it was fresh out of the oven.
Is It Safe To Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake?
First things first: is it safe to reheat leftover lava cake?
The answer is yes!
As long as the cake has been stored properly in the refrigerator and reheated to a temperature of at least 165°F (74°C), it should be safe to eat.
But how should you go about reheating it? Let’s dive in.
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake in a Conventional Oven
Using an oven is one of the best ways to reheat your lava cake without compromising its texture or flavor.
Here are the steps:
- Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C).
- If your leftover lava cake is cold, let it come up to room temperature for about 30 minutes.
- Place the individual servings of lava cake on a baking sheet or container.
- Put them into the preheated oven and bake for about 5-7 minutes or until they are heated through.
- Remove from oven and serve hot.
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake in the Microwave
Reheating your leftovers in a microwave can be quicker, but can also dry out your dessert if not done correctly.
Here are some steps:
- If you have multiple servings of leftover lava cakes then cut them into single pieces.
- Take one piece and place it on a microwave-safe plate.
- Heat in the microwave for 10-15 seconds at a time, checking it after each interval until the cake is heated through.
- Remember that microwaving time depends on the wattage of your microwave and thickness of your lava cake so keep an eye while reheating it.
- Take out the plate from the oven and serve hot.
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake in a Skillet
A skillet (or frying pan) works well if you want to reheat large portions of lava cake.
Here are some steps:
- Preheat non-stick pan over medium heat.
- Take a slice or 2 from leftover lava cake and place them in skillet.
- Flip them every 30 seconds or so continuously for about2-3 minutes until it is heated through evenly from all sides.
- Serve hot.
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake by Searing
Similar to the skillet method, searing is another way to reheat larger portions of lava cake using presure cooker or stovetop pressure cooker.
Here are few steps:
- Turn on your pressure cooker/stovetop pressure cooker and add sufficient water innit, and let it boil at high heat
- Place leftover slice/slices into aluminium container or little perforated dish amd put down gently into pot once water starts boiling
- Close lid once slices gets covered with vapors
- Cook for about two minutes then remove from fire
- Serve hot directly into cups if required
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake in an Air Fryer
Using an air fryer can speed up your reheating process while keeping your dessert moist inside but crispy outside.
However djustments as per air fryer manual may vary.
Here are some common steps:
- Pre-heat you air fryer at given temperature mentiones in your manual
- Remove leftover lava cake from the refrigerator and put those into air fryer basket.
- Set the required temperature and time , generally at 160°c to 180°c for about four-five minutes.
- Once hot.air fryer will stop
- Take out the lava cakes from air fryer basket(s) and Serve hot.
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake Using a Toaster Oven
A toaster oven is another quick way to reheat your leftover lava cake. Here are the steps:
- Pre-heat toaster oven at recommended temperature.
- Remove leftover slice/slices of lava cake from refrigerator, let it come down to room temperature (for about 20-30 minutes).
- Place slice/slices on a baking dish, tray or cookie sheet
- Put it in preheated toaster over and bake it for two-three minute till its reheated properly
- Take out the baking tray from oven and serve hot.
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake in a Broiler
Reheating with broilers makes your dessert heats up quickly on top but can also burn easily so needs few steps:
- Set your broiler to low flame.
- Place slices onto baking sheet or metal rack and place this approximately six inches under brroiler flames
- Leave cake in broiler flames for around One minute only then take out out once start seeing that top of dessert gets browned/slightly burned
- Serve Hot
How to Reheat Domino’s Lava Cake in a Slow Cooker
If you don’t require quick response whether cooking more slow is not an issue then follow these steps on reheating with slow cooker:
- Start by greasing slow cooker dish with butter/oil
- Place slices of dominant lava cake into it along with little water/wine/any soda as required
- Turn heat at low ,Cooking could be take around 1.5 hours in slow cooker so dont use this method if need immediate reheating.
- Once heated properly, serve it hot.
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