Chocolate Cake

One of America's most popular desserts is chocolate cake, but there are many variations of this rich and moist sweet treat. A few recipes that you must try include Double Chocolate Cake, Island-Spiced Chocolate Cake, and the simple and fast Quick Chocolate Cake.

See Popular Chocolate Cake Recipes

Double Diablo Cake

Martha Stewart

This spirited chocolate cake recipe, adapted from "Martha Stewart Entertaining," is so beautiful, you won't be able to resist serving it at your next party!

Warm Chocolate Cakes

Martha Stewart

Martha Stewart's recipe is inspired by chef Jean-Gorges Vongerichten's individual molten chocolate cakes, his signature dessert.

Mini Chocolate-Coconut Cakes

Martha Stewart

Use sphere-shaped molds to create the look of snowballs. If you can't find them, a standard muffin tin would also work!

Mocha Pudding Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

Applesauce substitutes for the cake's butter to keep this chocolate dessert low in calories and fat.

Red Velvet Torte with White Truffle Frosting

Betty Crocker

Need a special dessert? Layers of chocolate bliss frosted with indulgent yet easy truffle frosting take the cake!

Total: 2 hrs
Total: 2 hrs

Chocolate Sandwich Cookie Cake

Betty Crocker

Try this chocolate cake recipe made with Betty Crocker® Whipped fluffy white frosting from Betty Crocker.

Total: 2 hrs 10 mins
Total: 2 hrs 30 mins

Devil Dog Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

Bourbon adds a devilish delight to this rich chocolate and peanut butter dessert cake.

Total: 2 hrs

Hazelnut-and-Chocolate Meringue Cake

Food & Wine

This extraordinary dessert, made with crisp chocolate-hazelnut meringue and whipped cream, is simple to make. But pastry chef Daniel Jasso of Portland, Oregon's Genoa restaurant has nicknamed it "the beast," because slicing it can be tricky -- the meringue tends to crumble. The solution: Freeze the cake, cut it with a serrated knife, and let it return to room temperature before serving.

Total: 4 hrs
Total: 1 hr 20 mins

Mocha Layer Cake

Total: 2 hrs

Chocolate-Orange Cake

Betty Crocker

Whip up a delicious cake with an orange accent using Betty Crocker® Gluten Free devil's food cake mix .

Total: 2 hrs

Chocolate-Mint Tartlets

Pepperidge Farm

Here's a special dessert that's deceptively easy to make, but looks elegant and tastes fabulous. Each tartlet features a cookie crumb crust filled with a chocolate and mint flavored liqueur spiked cream filling. They're delicious!

Total: 2 hrs 48 mins

Chocolate Cake Roll

Total: 2 hrs 5 mins

Cafe Latte's Turtle Cake

Midwest Living

Cafe Latte created the Turtle Cake in 1985 and are famous for this moist, rich, three layer wonder. The cake layers are dark chocolate frosted with rich fudge and caramel and generous amounts of giant pecans.

Vanilla-Fudge Marble Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

A chocolate layer is surrounded by a vanilla layer in this fudge-flavored cake recipe. Dress it up with a generous drizzle of chocolate icing for a special birthday cake or dessert.

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