Best Ever Death By Chocolate Cake Recipe Just May Be the Best Cake You'll Ever Make by Kimberly Johnson

Cakes/Cupcakes Desserts
3 months ago
Best Ever Death By Chocolate Cake Recipe Just May Be the Best Cake You'll Ever Make

This is literally the best chocolate cake recipe I have ever made. Ever. It's the perfect dessert to make for special occasions, or on any old Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday ... you get the idea.

There's nothing like a homemade "death by chocolate" cake, especially this one. Literally nothing. Cut a big slice and pour yourself a cup of coffeetea or milk. Life is too short not to enjoy this extreme chocolate cake.

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 to 35 minutes
Total Time: 40 to 45 minutes

Ingredients

Frosting:

Here’s how to make it:

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour two 9-inch cake pans.
  2. In a bowl, stir together dry cake ingredients. Add eggs, milk, oil and vanilla and mix for 3 minutes with an electric mixer. Gently stir in boiling water. Pour evenly into the prepared pans.
  3. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean. After 10 minutes remove from pans to cool completely.
  4. Cream butter until fluffy. Alternately stir in remaining frosting ingredients. Beat to a spreading consistency.
  5. Split the cake layers horizontally. Stack the layers on a serving plate, covering each layer with frosting. Frost the outside. Enjoy!

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Donna John
Oh, my. I think I'm in love. Kimberly Johnson
Kimberly Johnson
It's so delicious! Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead was one of my taste-testers, she can chime in! And let me know how you like it, Donna John .
Marianne Clyde
Chocolate cake is definitely a weakness of mine...I will have to try it!
Margaret Steck
Oh my! I can't wait to try this!
Jeffblind
Thank you for the recipe.
Elisa Schmitz, 30Seconds
I need a big slice of this delicious cake Right Now. Thank you for sharing the yum! Ann Marie Patitucci , we heard you've tried this cake. Do tell!
Ann Marie Patitucci
It's absolutely delicious! Best chocolate cake recipe ever! Of course all of Kimberly Johnson 's recipes are amazing!

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