Ultimate Chocolate Cake Recipe

Ultimate Chocolate Cake Recipe

Picture this: It’s a cozy evening, and the aroma of freshly baked chocolate fills the air. You can’t resist the temptation of a slice of the ultimate chocolate cake. If you’re a chocolate lover, this recipe is a dream come true.


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 ¾ cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 ½ tsp baking powder
  • 1 ½ tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup boiling water


  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C). Grease and flour two 9-inch round cake pans.
  2. In a large bowl, sift together flour, sugar, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  3. Add eggs, buttermilk, oil, and vanilla. Mix until smooth.
  4. Stir in boiling water until the batter is well combined. The batter will be thin; don’t worry; it’s perfect!
  5. Pour the batter evenly into prepared pans.
  6. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  7. Allow the cakes to cool in the pans for 10 minutes, then remove them from the pans and let them cool completely on a wire rack.
  8. Once cooled, frost with your favorite chocolate frosting and enjoy!

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Yield: 12 servings

Indulge in the richness of this moist and decadent chocolate cake. Perfect for any occasion or as a sweet treat for yourself.

Nutritional Information: (Per Serving) Calories: 320 | Fat: 12g | Carbohydrates: 50g | Protein: 5g

Imagine savoring each bite of this delightful chocolate cake, sipping on a cup of coffee or a glass of milk. Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or just a craving for something sweet, this ultimate chocolate cake will never disappoint. Share the joy and savor the moment with this heavenly dessert!

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