Chocolate Cake Recipes

Try one of these chocolate-lover’s recipes for tortes, cupcakes, layer cakes, Bundt cakes, cake rolls and more! Yum.

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Heavenly Surprise Mini Cupcakes

“My grandmother was an accomplished baker, and this was one of the many special treats she liked to make. It's fun to bite into these dense chocolate cupcakes and discover a surprise inside.”
—Jorun Meierding, Mankato, Minnesota

Petite Chocolate-Hazelnut Cakes

Add these sweet treats to a dessert platter featuring other small confections. The cake is moist, tender and extra special...


Orange Ricotta Cake Roll

I come from a big Italian family where my mom cooked and baked many delicious meals and desserts from scratch....


Quick Chocolate Snack Cake

“I recently learned I’m diabetic. I never thought I’d be able to curb my sweet tooth—until I made this!” Angela...


Chocolate-Glazed Raspberry Torte

Folks just won’t believe a dessert so decadent and delicious could be so low-fat. Our Test Kitchen can take a...

Citrus Chocolate Cupcakes

My mom and I first tried these moist chocolaty cupcakes at her health club's annual taste test. Not only are...


Chocolate-Coconut Angel Cupcakes

My guests are never satisfied with just one of these, but that's OK because they are so light. The meringue-like...

Chocolate Zucchini Snack Cake

I like to make this when the zucchini in my garden gets ahead of me. It’s a great way to...


Makeover Chocolate Layer Bars

Our makeover recipe boasts all the delicious decadent flavor of Anita Nickless' original bars but with 38 percent less fat...


Makeover Chocolate Chip Snack Cake

You can top off any meal with this cake. After some makeover from the original recipe from my mom, it's...


Chocolate-Glazed Cupcakes

Because I have a dairy allergy, I'm always on the search for treats I can eat. I prepare these cupcakes...

Cocoa Banana Cupcakes

Rochelle Brownlee of Big Timber, Montana shares the recipe for these moist cupcakes with milk banana flavor. The cocoa powder...


Chocolate Cupcakes

This classic recipe is simply amazing. Try sitting down with a glass of cold milk and see if you can...


Chocolate Cannoli Cake

Hints of orange and coffee lend standout flavor to this elegant cannoli-inspired cake. A variation of this cake was a...


Favorite Chocolate Peanut Torte

This cake is so rich, you'd never guess it was lower in fat and sugar than other desserts. The smooth...


Gluten-Free Chocolate Cupcakes

Both my boys have food allergies and really love these cupcakes! Because it’s easy and budget-friendly, I grind whole oats...

Rich Chocolate Snack Cake

You'd never guess this rich-tasting delicious chocolate dessert is much lighter than a traditional cake or brownie. The applesauce adds...


Yummy S’more Snack Cake

This cake is a close second to s'mores by the campfire. You can adjust the amount of marshmallows and chocolate...


Double Chocolate Cupcakes

Linda Utter of Sidney, Montana proves you don't have to fudge on chocolate to make a light and luscious treat....


Chocolate Angel Cupcakes with Coconut Cream Frosting

Sweeten any meal with these fun, frosted chocolate cupcakes that take just minutes to make. The finger-licking flavor packs far...


Chocolate Applesauce Cake

Applesauce adds moistness to this tender cake with a sweet chocolate and nut topping. "It's breeze to make and perfect...


Yummy Chocolate Cake

My husband and I are trying to eat lighter but still crave sweets. This moist, healthy chocolate cake really helps...


Chocolate Orange Cake

I love the combination of chocolate and orange and this recipe complements both. Since I process oats to add to...


Ganache-Topped Chocolate Cake

To say this cake is elegant would be an understatement. It’s worthy of special occasions, but once you learn

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