The Recipe

The Quintessential Chocolate Cake

COOK TIME : 30 minutesPREP TIME : an hour
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The Quintessential Chocolate Cake
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Ingredients

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INGREDIENTS

  • For the Cake:
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour
  • ¾ cup 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. vanilla extract
  • 1 cup scolding hot coffee
  • For the Ganache Filling:
  • 12 oz. heavy cream (about 1 ½ cups)
  • 12 oz. baking chocolate ( I use Ghirardelli dark chips)
  • 2 Tb. butter
  • 2 Tb. sugar
  • For the Chocolate Frosting:
  • 1 stick butter, melted (1/2 cup)
  • 2/3 cup cocoa powder
  • 3+ cups powdered sugar
  • 1/3 cup cream (or milk)
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp. instant coffee

DIRECTIONS

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NUTRITION

Calories00%
Cholesterol00%
Carbohydrates00%
Fat00%
Protein00%

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