Chocolate Cake Recipes

Moist, delicious chocolate cake for any celebration. Make the perfect cake with help from recipe reviews and videos.

Staff Picks

Dark Chocolate Desserts

Dark Chocolate Cake II

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The absolute best, richest, and easiest one-bowl chocolate cake recipe ever! It's great topped with chocolate cream cheese frosting!
German Chocolate Cake

German Sweet Chocolate Cake I

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This chocolate cake with coconut-pecan frosting is a favorite dish at all of our potlucks.
Chocolate Frosting

German Chocolate Cake Frosting II

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German chocolate cake frosting that is cooked on top of the stove and put on warm cake while frosting is warm.
Sheet Cake

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Cake II

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If you like chocolate and peanut butter you will love this cake. A chocolate sheet cake is spread with peanut butter, and then topped with chocolate frosting.

Idahoan Molten Lava Cakes

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This recipe for Molten Lava Cake proves that Idahoan Mashed Potatoes don't have to be saved for just savory applications!
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Chocolate Desserts

Quick Chocolate Chip Cake

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This spicy, chocolate chip oatmeal cake is very easy to make, and has a chewy texture. The ingredients are mixed in a saucepan.
Chocolate Cupcakes

Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

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These simple vegan chocolate cupcakes with vegan vanilla frosting are wonderfully moist and rich. You can use any sprinkles or candy you like for decorating.
Chocolate Cake

Microwave Chocolate Mug Cake

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This is my own version of the chocolate microwave mug cake. This chocolaty fudgy treat is truly decadent and great for nights when I need a yummy dessert that is ready in less than 10 minutes! Chocolate chips make this recipe even better.
Chocolate Cake

One Bowl Chocolate Cake III

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This is a rich and moist chocolate cake. It only takes a few minutes to prepare the batter. Frost with your favorite chocolate frosting.
Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes

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Chocolate cupcakes are the ultimate party food. Make some for your next party!

Red Velvet Cupcakes

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This mini version of the classic Red Velvet Cake is one of the more popular offerings in bakeries all across the country. Whip up a batch this holiday season or anytime of the year.
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Cherry Desserts

Black Forest Cake I

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This recipe delivers a classic version of the original Black Forest cake with whipped cream frosting and sour cherries.

Inspiration and Ideas

One-Bowl Chocolate Cake III

"'Now THIS is chocolate cake!' That's what my dad said as he ate this. I completely agree. It's dark and moist; perfect with 'Caroline's Chocolate Fudge Frosting.'" – Dianne

German Chocolate Cake III

See how to make this American classic. This cake is moist, sweet, and layered with coconut, caramel, and pecans.

Cream Filled Cupcakes

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Delicious and simple to make, a creamy filling is piped into chocolate cupcakes with a pastry bag. Frost with your favorite chocolate frosting.