15 Amazing Chocolate Cake Recipes From Scratch

By: Megan Horst-Hatch, Editor, FaveSouthernRecipes.com
15 Amazing Chocolate Cake Recipes From Scratch

Celebrating because of a promotion, a milestone birthday or just because it's Friday can only mean one thing. You need a cake! Instead of stopping by a bakery or reaching for a box of cake mix, consider trying your hand at making an amazing homemade cake. From layered cakes you'll want to share at your next soiree to easier recipes that you can bake in no time for a lazy day at home, you won't lack for options with this list of recipes.

These 15 Amazing Chocolate Cake Recipes From Scratch will also take the intimidation out of baking your own cake without the help of a mix. You'll also be pleased and proud when you sink your teeth into a delicious cake that you made at home. We here at FaveSouthernRecipes have compiled a list of must-try chocolate cake recipes that will quickly become part of your baking repertoire. Grab a fork and get rady to dig in with these decadent chocolate cake recipes.

Chocolate Layered Cake Recipes You'll Love

Chocolate Lover's Layer Cake

What's better than one layer of chocolate cake? Try layer after layer of delicious cake stacked high and complete with gooey frosting. Whatever you do, don't be intimidated by making a chocolate layered cake. Just remember to let each layer cool completely before you start assembling your towering decadent dessert. Although a layered cake certainly is special enough, consider adorning your frosted cake with sprinkles, edible flowers, or other fun flourishes.

Texas Sheet And Mississippi Mud Cakes

Chocolate Texas Sheet Cake

At first glance, the words "sheet" and "mud" are not exactly words you want to read in a list of recipes, right? But if you are thinking of Texas sheet cake and Mississippi mud cake, then you're on the right track. The Lone Star state's famed and decadent take on the traditional brownie will be a staple in your home, while the messy (and super delicious!) Mississippi mud cake will be just the thing to whip up for your next backyard barbecue. You'll wonder how you went so long withouth making these delicious variations on chocolate cake.

Chocolate Coke Cake Recipes

Jack and Coke Chocolate Cake

If you think you've seen every variation of the chocolate Coke cake, then think again. These recipes are fun and tasty takes on the traditional recipe. Whether you want a cake that can be baked in a hurry or something a little bit fancier (and with a kick, too), then these easy and delicious cake recipes are for you.

What is your favorite recipe for chocolate cake?


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