|Nutrition Facts (per serving)|
|Amount per serving|
|% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat 10g||13%|
|Saturated Fat 6g||28%|
|Total Carbohydrate 40g||15%|
|Dietary Fiber 1g||5%|
|*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.|
When one layer of chocolate cake just isn't enough, try making this three layer chocolate cake. This recipe is sure to please any chocolate lover.
- 3/4 cup unsweetened Dutch-processed cocoa
- 1 cup water (boiling)
- 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons butter
- 2 cups of sugar
- 3 eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 3/4 cups flour
- 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 3/4 cup milk
- 1/4 cup sour cream
Steps to Make It
Gather the ingredients.
Preheat oven to 350 F. Grease and flour three 9-inch round baking pans.
Mix cocoa with boiling water in small bowl; stir until smooth. Set aside to cool.
Cream butter and sugar. Add eggs, one at a time beating well after each addition. Stir in vanilla. Gradually add cocoa mixture. Combine well.
With wire whisk, combine flour, baking soda, and salt. Alternately add flour mixture with milk and sour cream to butter mixture. Beat until blended. Pour batter into pans.
Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool cake 10 minutes.
Remove from pans to wire racks. Cool completely. Frost cake as desired.
Serve and enjoy!