Dessert, Double-Chocolate Layer Cake Recipe

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Submitted by petou

Makes 8 servings



Makes 1 8" Double-Chocolate Layer Cake the frosted cake can be refrigerated for 2 days. Let stand for 1 hour before serving.

Recipe Ingredients for Dessert, Double-Chocolate Layer Cake

1 3/4 cups flour, all purpose
2 cups sugar
3/4 cup cocoa powder, unsweetened
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon salt, kosher
1 cup buttermilk
1/2 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs, large
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1 cup coffee, freshly brewed and hot

Recipe Directions for Dessert, Double-Chocolate Layer Cake

  1. Preheat oven 350 degrees

  2. Butter two 8-inch round cake pans and line with parchment paper;butter the paper. Dust the pans with flour

  3. In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with a paddle, mix the flour with the sugar, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder and salt at low speed.

  4. In a medium bowl, whisk the buttermilk with the oil, eggs and vanilla. Slowly beat the buttermilk mixture into the dry ingredients until just incorporated, then slowly beat in the hot coffee until fluffy.

  5. Pour the batter into the prepared pans. Bake for 35 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in te center of each cake comes out clean. Let the cakes cool in the pans for 30 minutes, then invert the cakes onto a rack to cool completely. Peel off the parchment paper.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 173.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
462
Calories from Fat
147
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
16.3g
25%
Saturated Fat
3.9g
19%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
48mg
16%
Sodium
656mg
27%
Potassium
372mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
77.2g
26%
Dietary Fiber
3.2g
13%
Sugars
51.8g
Protein
6.7g
Vitamin A 1% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 8% Iron 16%
* 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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