Chocolate Lover's Pound Cake

Krystal McDowell

By
@angelgirl94

This moist cake is for the chocolate lover in all of us. The cake mix base makes it easy to make and takes less time in the oven.


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Serves:

12

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

55 Min

Ingredients

1 box
dark chocolate fudge cake mix
1 box
instant chocolate pudding-3oz
5
large eggs-room temperature
2 stick
butter, melted
2 c
sour cream, room temperature
1 Tbsp
instant coffee powder
1 1/4 tsp
pure vanilla extract, divided
2 3/4 c
semisweet chocolate chips, divided
1 Tbsp
corn syrup
3 Tbsp
butter, softened

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sift together cake and pudding mixes into a large mixing bowl.
2
Make a well in the center and add eggs, 2 sticks melted butter, sour cream, coffee, and 1 teaspoon vanilla.
3
Beat on low speed until blended then increase speed to medium-high and beat for 4 minutes.
4
Stir in 2 cups chocolate chips.
5
Pour batter into well greased 12-cup bundt or tube pan and bake at 325 degrees for 50-55 minutes or until cake springs back when touched.
6
Cool cake in pan for 10 minutes then turn out onto wire rack to cool completely.
7
For glaze, combine 3 tablespoons softened butter, remaining 3/4 cup chocolate chips, and corn syrup in a small saucepan over low heat. Stir constantly until chocolate and butter are melted. Remove from heat and stir in remaining 1/4 teaspoon vanilla. Spread over cooled cake.
8
Serve with whipped cream or ice cream.
9
Suggestion: Tossing chocolate chips with 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour before adding to cake batter will prevent them from sinking to bottom of pan during baking.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate