Chocolate Cake with Fudge Glaze

Chocolate Cake With Fudge Glaze Recipe

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Cathy Gillespie

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@circlemoon8

Great for guests.

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Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 c
    self-rising flour
  • 1/4 c
    cocoa powder
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 3/4 c
    sour cream
  • 1
    egg
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla
  • GLAZE:

  • 1/2 c
    heavy whipping cream
  • 1/4 c
    sugar
  • 1/4-1/3 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    light corn syrup
  • 1/3 c
    semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 c
    pecans, chopped
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 10
    pecan halves

How to Make Chocolate Cake with Fudge Glaze

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven 350. Grease and flour 9" round pan.
  2. In small bowl, sift together flour and cocoa, set aside.
  3. In large bowl, beat together butter, sour cream, egg, sugar and vanilla. Slowly beat in flour. Beat on medium for 2 minutes. Pour into pan. Bake 30-35 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely.
  4. Make glaze: Combine cream, sugar, butter, corn syrup and chocolate chips. Cook over medium heat stirring constantly, until mixture boils. Continue to cook stirring constantly for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and cool 10 minutes. Stir in chopped nuts and vanilla.
  5. Place cake on serving platter. Pour glaze evenly over cake, allowing some to run down the sides. Arrange pecan halves on top. Refrigerate until glaze is firm, about 1 hour.

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About Chocolate Cake with Fudge Glaze

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom




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