DECADENT CHOCOLATE CAKE N CHOCO BTRCREAM FROSTNG

10
Lora DiGs

By
@ansky714

I HAVE BEEN TOLD TO MAKE THIS EVERY YEAR BY MY HUSBAND FOR HIS B-DAY... RICH, DECADENT CHOCOLATE CAKE ANYONE :)

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
MAKES ONE- TWO LAYER CAKE
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 3/4 c
flour
2 c
sugar
3/4 c
cocoa powder
2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
salt
1 c
buttermilk
1/2 c
vegetable oil
2
ex-large eggs...room temp.
1 tsp
vanilla
1 c
hot brewed coffee

CHOCOLATE BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

8 oz
semisweet chocolate chips
2 stick
unsalted butter....room temp.
1
egg yolk...ex-large....room temp.
1 tsp
vanilla
1 1/4 c
confectioners sugar
1 Tbsp
instant coffee granules

Step-By-Step

1PREHEAT OVEN TO 350... GREASE N FLOUR 2 ROUND CAKE PANS
2SIFT FLOUR, SUGAR, COCOA PWDR, BAKING SODA, BAKING POWDER AND SALT INTO LARGE BOWL N STIR GENTLY TO COMBINE.
3IN ANOTHER BOWL COMBINE BUTTERMILK, OIL, EGGS AND VANILLA. PUT MIXER ON LOW N SLOWLY ADD WET INGREDIENTS INTO DRY. STIR IN COFFEE UNTIL COMBINED.
4POUR BATTER... WHICH WILL B THIN...EVENLY INTO PREPARED PANS N BAKE FOR 35 MINUTES OR UNTIL TOOTHPICK INSERTD IN CENTER COMES OUT CLEAN.
5LET CAKES COOL IN PANS FOR 30 MINUTES....REMOVE N LET COOL COMPLETELY.
6NOW FOR THE BUTTERCREAM FROSTING....PUT CHOCOLATE IN HEAT PROOF BOWL OVER SAUCEPAN OF SIMMERING WATER...STIR JUST UNTIL MELTD...THEN COOL TO ROOM TEMP.
7IN BOWL BEAT BUTTTER ON MED SPEED FOR 3 MINUTES THEN ADD EGG YOLK N VANILLA N BEAT . PUT MIXER ON LOW N SLOWLY ADD CONFECTIONERS SUGAR. NOW IN SMALL DISH DISSOLVE INSTANT COFFEE WITH 2 TSP OF HOT TAP WATER N ADD THIS N COOLD CHOCOLATE N THEN INTO BUTTER MIXTURE N MIX UNTIL BLENDED.
8SPREAD BUTTERCREAM FROSTING ON COOLD CAKE.....ENJOY :)

WILL FIRM UP IN FRIDGE...CAN B STORED ON COUNTER :)

About DECADENT CHOCOLATE CAKE N CHOCO BTRCREAM FROSTNG

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American