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The best chocolate cake

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Ina Garten's Chocolate Cake Recipe

521 · 55 minutes · Ina Garten's Chocolate Cake Recipe

16 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 1 3/4 cup All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tsp Baking soda
  • 6 oz Chocolate, semisweet
  • 3/4 cup Cocoa powder
  • 2 cups Granulated sugar
  • 3 cups Powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 pinch Salt
  • 2 tsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Vegetable oil
Drinks
  • 1 cup Coffee, hot
Dairy
  • 2 sticks 1 cup unsalted butter, unsalted
  • 1 cup Buttermilk
  • 1/2 cup Sour cream
Look no further for the very best chocolate pound cake. This decadently delicious cake bakes up perfectly moist and full of rich chocolate flavor. It's a chocolate lover's dream come true!

17 · Look no further for the very best chocolate pound cake. This decadently delicious cake bakes up perfectly moist and full of rich chocolate flavor. It's a chocolate lover's dream come true!

13 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 4 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 1 cup All-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp Baking powder
  • 1/2 cup Dark or bittersweet chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup Dutch-processed cocoa
  • 1 cup Granulated sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 tsp Vegetable oil
Drinks
  • 1 tsp Instant coffee or ground espresso, powder
Dairy
  • 1 cup Butter, unsalted
  • 1/3 cup Buttermilk
  • 1/2 cup Heavy cream
This from scratch chocolate butter cake is super moist and easy to make layer cake. Because it's actually a chocolate cake with butter recipe, the cake has a really rich flavor to it that's perfect for birthdays, or any time you feel like homemade chocolate cake. Once you bake the cake, you'll then top it with chocolate buttercream and it's the best treat ever.

50 · 79 minutes · This from scratch chocolate butter cake is super moist and easy to make layer cake. Because it's actually a chocolate cake with butter recipe, the cake has a really rich flavor to it that's perfect for birthdays, or any time you feel like homemade chocolate cake. Once you bake the cake, you'll then top it with chocolate buttercream and it's the best treat ever.

13 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 3 Eggs, large
Condiments
  • 2 tsp Vanilla bean paste
Baking & Spices
  • 2 cups All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 cup Brown sugar, packed
  • 3/4 cup Cocoa
  • 1 cup Granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp Salt
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/4 cup Oil
Drinks
  • 1 cup Coffee, hot
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Butter
  • 1 cup Whole milk
The frosting is unlike anything I have ever made before... but something my family now begs for!

148 · 45 minutes · Small in size but not in flavor!

13 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 1 Egg, large
Baking & Spices
  • 1 cup All-purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp Baking powder
  • 3/4 tsp Baking soda
  • 1/2 cup Cocoa powder, unsweetened
  • 1 cup Granulated sugar
  • 1 cup Milk chocolate chips
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 2 1/2 tsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/4 cup Vegetable oil
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Sour cream
  • 1/2 cup Whole milk
Liquids
  • 1/2 cup Water
Delicious Two Layer Chocolate Cake with homemade chocolate frosting. This cake is simple, perfectly moist and the homemade chocolate frosting is simply divine!

136 · 40 minutes · Delicious Two Layer Chocolate Cake with homemade chocolate frosting. This cake is simple, perfectly moist and the homemade chocolate frosting is simply divine!

15 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 2 cups All purpose flour
  • 2 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 1/4 cup Cocoa powder
  • 4 cups Powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 pinch Salt
  • 2 cups Sugar
  • 1 1/3 tbsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Vegetable oil
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Butter
  • 6 tbsp Half and half
  • 1 cup Milk
Liquids
  • 1 cup Water
This dark chocolate mousse cake combines rich fudgy chocolate cake with easy creamy chocolate mousse. Cover the whole cake with semi-sweet chocolate ganache for an indulgent chocolate dessert! Recipe on sallysbakingaddiction.com

269 · 55 minutes · This dark chocolate mousse cake combines rich fudgy chocolate cake with easy creamy chocolate mousse. Cover the whole cake with semi-sweet chocolate ganache for an indulgent chocolate dessert! Recipe on sallysbakingaddiction.com

18 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 1 3/4 cups All-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tsp Baking soda
  • 3/4 cup Cocoa powder* (see note), unsweetened natural
  • 1/4 cup Cocoa powder* (see note), unsweetened
  • 2 tbsp Confectioners' sugar
  • 1 3/4 cups Granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 4 Semi sweet chocolate bar, quality
  • 2 1/2 tsp Vanilla, pure
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Canola or vegetable oil
Drinks
  • 2 tsp Espresso
  • 1/2 cup Water or coffee, hot
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Buttermilk
  • 3 cups Heavy cream or double creme
  • 3/4 cup Sour cream, full fat
Liquids
  • 1/2 cup Water, hot