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Greek Yogurt Chocolate Cake

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"This Greek yogurt cake is a chocolaty, low-fat alternative to a cake with butter!"
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40 m servings 227
Original recipe yields 12 servings (1 double-layered 9-inch cake)


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  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Sift flour, cocoa powder, and salt together in a bowl. Mix sugar, water, eggs, Greek yogurt, and vanilla extract together in another bowl using an electric mixer.
  3. Gradually add the flour-cocoa mixture into the bowl with the yogurt mixture. Mix until well blended. Pour batter into two 9-inch cake pans.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the centers comes out clean, 30 to 35 minutes.


  • Cook's Note:
  • Feel free to substitute milk for the water.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 227 calories; 2.1 51 4.5 31 271 Full nutrition

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An easy recipe which produces a delicious rich cake. I am not sure whether the Greeks use any icing or frosting as the texture is quite heavy, almost like a dessert.