Old-Fashioned Hot Fudge Sundae Cake

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This Old-Fashioned Hot Fudge Sundae Cake recipe qualifies for the most decadent and easy desserts of all time. It is a chocolate cake with a chewy brownie like thick fudge on top and dripping with chocolate sauce at the bottom. It's a bit like a new variation of Texas sheet cake and chocolate brownies but a lot better and makes a perfect match when served warm with a generous scoop of vanilla or chocolate ice-cream. We call this cake a chocolate cake perfection because it's easy to make and cheap on your budget as well. This is a one-bowl recipe, and anyone can make this dessert including kids. All it requires is a few essential ingredients every kitchen has and mix them together in a bowl before sticking it in the oven.

There are so many amazing cake recipes out there, but not many of them will tell you how to bake a chocolate cake that’s fool-proof and straightforward. This easy Chocolate Cake recipe uses a generous amount of cocoa powder both in the cake as well as in the frosting to make it extra decadent. Old-fashioned recipes are all about creating comfort food that is not shy of using a generous amount of ingredients. We all need dessert recipes to add that sparkle and create beautiful moments together with our family members. What better way to do that other than through food. Baking cakes is an art, and you can always use your creativity by adding the ingredients of your choice. For the frosting, you can whip Nutella instead of cocoa powder and top it with crumbled Toblerone bar or Hersheys chocolate shavings or any of your favorite chocolate on top with a fresh round of berries. You could go overboard with heart sprinkles or pink strawberry icing between the layers. You could also frost it using cream cheese and chocolate whipped together to give it a tangy twist. These are some great kids birthday cake ideas which you can put to use. It makes the process of baking cakes a whole lot of fun. Whatever you decide to do, this Chocolate Cake recipe will add that sweet charm the occasion.

For a healthier option in this recipe, you can choose to add dark chocolate chips instead of regular cocoa powder. Dark chocolate is an incredible source of antioxidants and improves cardiovascular health. It also supplies essential nutrients like fiber and iron to the body. For vegans, Ghiradelli is a decent dairy-free brand that makes chocolate chips that you could use for this recipe.Thank you to Mary at the Sweet Little Bluebird food blog for sharing this devilishly delicious Old-Fashioned Hot Fudge Sundae Cake recipe with us. Do visit Mary's blog for more amazing cake recipes and kids birthday cake ideas. This Chocolate Cake recipe is everything a chocolate cake lover can ask for because it is unbelievably moist and divinely chocolaty and a must eat for all the chocoholics. Surprise your family with this chocolate delight today!

Nutrition Facts for: Old-Fashioned Hot Fudge Sundae Cake from Sweet Little Bluebird
Ingredients: All-purpose flour, sugar, cocoa, baking powder, salt, milk, vegetable oil, vanilla extract, chopped nuts, light brown sugar.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for 9 servings.* Per Serving: Calories 310, Calories from Fat 107, Total Fat 11.9g 18%, Saturated Fat 2.2g 11%, Cholesterol 1mg 0%, Sodium 181mg 8%, Potassium 314mg 9%, Carbohydrates 50.1g 17%, Dietary Fiber 3.0g 12%, Sugars 33.9g, Protein 5.2g, Vitamin A 0%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 10%, Iron 11%

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