Death by Chocolate Cake!


This recipe is absolutely amazing… rich and decadent, truly perfect in every way! 

A simple sweet homemade cake that is sent over the top with a dark rich chocolate ganache glaze.

What you’ll need:

For cake:

1 cup butter 

1/3 cup cocoa powder

1 ounce butter sweet chocolate

1 cup water

2 cups flour

1 3/4 cups sugar

1 tsp salt

1 1/2 tsp baking soda

1 tsp coffee grinds

1/2 cup sour cream

2 eggs

1 tsp vanilla extra

For glaze:

2 tablespoons corn syrup

4 ounces bitter sweet chocolate chopped up

3/4 cup heavy cream

2 tablespoons sugar

I cooked mine in a greased bundt pan. Feel free to get creative! (Cooking times may vary depending on what size pan you use)

Preheat oven to 350

For cake:

  1. Melt butter in a small saucepan, stirring in cocoa powder, coffee grinds, 1 ounce of chocolate and water. Heat on medium high until everything is melted and smooth. Remove from heat
  2. Combine flour, baking soda, sugar and salt. Stir in chocolate mixture a little bit at a time. Blending well between each pour
  3. Add in eggs one by one and then sour cream. Stir it all until its smooth
  4. Pour into preferred pan. I cooked it in a bundt pan for about 50 min at 350. Or until knife comes out clean
  5. Let cool

For glaze:

  1. Put chocolate and corn syrup in a mixing bowl
  2. Heat sugar with heavy cream in a small sauce pan until hot
  3. Pour into mixing bowl while slowly whisking into chocolate and corn syrup. Melting the chocolate.

Pour hot glaze evenly onto the Cooled cake! 

Now enjoy!!!!!! 


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