Best Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting

1
Ann Simmons

By
@AngelJasonsMom

Another adopted recipe. Made a few changes.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1/2 c
margarine
1 c
water
2 oz
unsweetened chocolate
2 c
all-purpose flour
2 c
sugar
2
eggs
1/2 tsp
salt
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 c
buttermilk
1 tsp
vanilla extract

FROSTING INGREDIENTS

1/2 c
margarine
1/4 c
unsweetened cocoa powder
1 Tbsp
vanilla
1 lb
powdered sugar
2 Tbsp
milk

How to Make Best Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cake Directions:
  • 2Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease a 9x13-inch pan.
  • 3In a microwave-safe bowl, microwave chocolate, margarine and water until melted. Stir occasionally until chocolate is smooth. Allow to cool to room temperature.
  • 4In a large bowl, mix together flour, sugar, salt and soda. Pour in milk and eggs. Mix the cooled chocolate mixture into the batter. Pour into prepared pan.
  • 5Bake at 350 degrees for 30 to 35 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean.
  • 6Frosting Directions:
  • 7In a saucepan over medium heat, melt butter. Stir in cocoa and vanilla.
  • 8Place confectioners' sugar in a large bowl. Pour in cocoa mixture. Beat well (mixture will be extremely thick).
  • 9Beat in milk, a teaspoon at a time, until desired consistency is achieved.

Printable Recipe Card

About Best Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 8 Comments & Reviews

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes To Brighten Your Day

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes to Brighten Your Day

Kitchen Crew

The markets are bursting with blueberries these days! That makes me very happy because not only are they yummy, they're super healthy. Packed with antioxidants, research shows blueberries can help...

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Mmm, there’s just something magical about a tasty chocolate cupcake that just makes our mouths water. We searched high and low on Pinterest for some seriously awesome chocolate cupcake recipes...

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

From breakfast to dinner to dessert, there’s a delicious bundt pan recipe for you! We promise, there’s nothing bundt yummy recipes for you below. Great Grandma's Best Banana Bread “One...