Dark Chocolate Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy dark chocolate cake recipe? Learn how to make dark chocolate cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by critterkeeper

Makes 16 servings



naughty birthday cake I made for my husbands birthday.

Recipe Ingredients for dark chocolate cake

2 cups sugar
1 3/4 cups flour
3/4 cup cocoa powder
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
2 eggs
1 cup milk
1/2 cup canola oil
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1/2 cup water, boiling (see note below)
1 tsp instant coffee granules

Recipe Directions for dark chocolate cake

  1. Whisk dry ingredients. Add all wet except water and coffee granules....beat two minutes.

  2. Add water and mix well.

  3. Put in two very well greased 9 inch or one 13X9 pan.

  4. Bake two rounds 30 minutes, 13X9 50 minutes at 350 degrees.

  5. Cool 10 minutes, then invert onto plates to cool.

  6. Frost when completely cool.

Categories

Chocolate, Dessert, American, Cocktail Party, Valentine's Day, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 79.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
234
Calories from Fat
75
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.3g
13%
Saturated Fat
1.1g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
24mg
8%
Sodium
280mg
12%
Potassium
154mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
38.6g
13%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
25.9g
Protein
3.3g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 5% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
    Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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