Popular Chocolate Cake Recipes

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.

German Chocolate Cake

This chocolate cake with coconut-pean topping deserves special attention. Cakes require accurate oven temperatures to bake to perfection. Check oven temperatures occasionally. In too-hot ovens, cakes may develop tunnels and cracks. Too-cool oven cause cakes to become coarse.

From Better Homes and Gardens

German Chocolate Cake

Dark Chocolate Cake with Fresh Strawberry Buttercream

Brownie enthusiasts will adore this chocolate cake's rich texture, while strawberry fans will cheer for the buttery icing.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Dark Chocolate Cake with Fresh Strawberry Buttercream

Zucchini-Banana Snack Cake

Shredded zucchini and mashed banana replaces most of the fat in this moist and brownie-like chocolate cake.

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Zucchini-Banana Snack Cake

Devil's Food Cake

This cake has a triple-play of chocolate flavors: the cake layers themselves, the frosting around the edges and the crowning drizzle on top!

From Better Homes and Gardens

Devil's Food Cake

Dark Chocolate and Pumpkin Swirl Cake

The key to achieveing the beautiful marbled texture: a simple swirl of a knife through the uncooked batter!

From Better Homes and Gardens

Dark Chocolate and Pumpkin Swirl Cake

Golf Cupcake

These sporty chocolate cupcakes are great for Father's Day, but you can change the message to suit any golf-lover.

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Golf Cupcake

Mini Pumpkin-Chocolate Swirl Cakes

A ribbon of melted chocolate chips takes this moist pumpkin cake to the next level. Pour a bit more of the melted chip mix on top of each dessert to please the chocoholics.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Mini Pumpkin-Chocolate Swirl Cakes

Chocolate-Cinnamon Pear Loaf Cake

Poached pears take center stage in this cinnamony loaf cake. Try substituting sour milk (milk with lemon juice or vinegar) for buttermilk.

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Chocolate-Cinnamon Pear Loaf Cake

Hidden Snowman Cake

Hiding vanilla snowmen inside this decadent chocolate cake is easier than it looks, and it makes for a festive dessert for any special holiday event.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Hidden Snowman Cake

German Chocolate Trifle

From Diabetic Living

German Chocolate Trifle

Chocolate Ice Cream Roll

This make-ahead chocolate dessert recipe is spectacular yet has under 100 calories per serving.

From Diabetic Living

Chocolate Ice Cream Roll

Mocha Angel Loaf

This low-fat chocolate three-layer cake recipe is baked in a single layer baking pan then cut in rectangles and stacked. It is layered with creamy coffee-flavor filling and topped with pretty chocolate curls.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Mocha Angel Loaf

Black Forest Trifle

Sugar-free cake and pudding mixes are the secrets to making this cherry-studded dessert recipe low in calories, fat, and carbs.

From Diabetic Living

Black Forest Trifle

Chocolate Cupcakes

From Better Homes and Gardens

Chocolate Cupcakes

Triple Chocolate-Peanut Butter Pudding Cake

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Triple Chocolate-Peanut Butter Pudding Cake

Grasshopper Cupcakes

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Grasshopper Cupcakes

Chocolate and Vanilla Red Velvet Cake

Decadent chocolate ganache perfectly coats this incredible red velvet cake, while a lightly tangy mascarpone and vanilla bean filling adds texture and phenomenal flavor. Mascarpone cheese -- the Italian version of what we know as cream cheese -- can be found in the specialty cheese section of your supermarket, often sold in 8 oz. tubs.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Chocolate and Vanilla Red Velvet Cake

Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes

Top these mini dark chocolate desserts with fresh berries and mint leaves.

From Midwest Living

Molten Chocolate Lava Cakes

Chocolanutty Banana Cake

This sweet bundt cake can double as decadent dessert and a splurge-worthy brunch coffee cake.

From Midwest Living

Chocolanutty Banana Cake

Mocha Cake with Berries

Espresso coffee powder and bittersweet chocolate make this dense cake an extra-rich dessert.

From Diabetic Living

Mocha Cake with Berries

Chocolate Angel Food Cake

From Family Circle

Chocolate Angel Food Cake

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

From Family Circle

Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites

Cherry Chocolate Bread Puddings

Whole grain bread and dried tart cherries make this rich chocolate bread pudding dessert recipe nutritious and hearty.

From Diabetic Living

Cherry Chocolate Bread Puddings

Chocolate-Almond Torte

Unsweetened cocoa powder boosts the chocolate flavor of this elegant dessert without adding a lot of fat and calories.

From Diabetic Living

Chocolate-Almond Torte

Double Diablo Cake

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!

From Martha Stewart

Double Diablo Cake

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