Sunday Chocolate Cake

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This Sunday Chocolate Cake recipe qualifies for the most indulging comfort desserts you can make. All it requires is a few basic ingredients. This Chocolate Cake recipe is everything a chocolate cake lover can ask for because it is unbelievably moist, divinely chocolaty with a light, soft texture fudgy chocolate frosting on top. It's a bit like a cross between Texas sheet cake and chocolate brownies but a lot better. There are so many amazing cake recipes out there, but not many of them will tell you how to bake a cake with chocolate that’s fool-proof and straightforward to make. This easy Chocolate Cake recipe uses a generous amount of cocoa powder both in the cake as well as the frosting to make it extra decadent. This is what Sundays are best for! Spending time with family and eating chocolate cake with them. We all needs dessert recipes from time to time that brings our family members together so that they appreciate homemade comfort food.

This chocolate cake recipe fits the bill perfectly for any occasion including birthdays and anniversaries. In this recipe, you can substitute the shortening for butter to keep it more healthy. Baking cakes is an art, and you can always use your imagination by adding the ingredients of your choice especially when baking a chocolate cake like this one. For the frosting, you can whip Nutella instead of the frosting recipe 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 and put dreamy, pink strawberry icing or raspberry jam 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 to any occasion.

To make this recipe healthier, you can choose dark chocolate chips in the place of regular cocoa powder. Dark chocolate is an excellent source of antioxidants, improves cardiovascular health and contains fiber and iron. Some important tips to keep in mind when baking this dessert are, using quality ingredients in the cake mixture to get that luscious depth of flavor. If you’re on a budget, then prioritize your list of recipe ingredients based on the essential baking supplies to the least important ones and purchase the quality baking ingredients for the recipe accordingly.

Thank you to Shelly at the Cookies & Cups food blog for sharing this devilishly delicious Easy Sunday Chocolate Cake recipe with us. Do visit Shelly's blog for more amazing cake recipes and kids birthday cake ideas. This Chocolate Cake recipe is a must eat for all the chocoholics. Surprise your family with this chocolate delight not just on Sundays but on all those days including special occasions!

Nutrition Facts for: Sunday Chocolate Cake from Cookies & Cups
Ingredients: Granulated sugar, flour, salt, baking soda, eggs, whole milk, white vinegar, vanilla, butter, butter(or shortening), cocoa powder, powdered sugar.
* Percentages (%) are based on a 2000 calorie diet * The entire recipe has been calculated for 12 servings.* Per Serving: Calories 411, Calories from Fat 9, Total Fat 1.0g 2%, Saturated Fat 0.3g 1%, Cholesterol 27mg 9%, Sodium 117mg 5%, Potassium 38mg 1%, Carbohydrates 99.4g 33%, Dietary Fiber 0.6g 2%, Sugars 82.7g, Protein 3.2g, Vitamin A 1%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 1%, Iron 6%

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