Chocolate Cake Recipes

Moist, delicious chocolate cake for any celebration. Make the perfect cake with help from recipe reviews and videos.

Staff Picks

One Bowl Chocolate Cake III

Rating: 4.68 stars
This is a rich and moist chocolate cake. It only takes a few minutes to prepare the batter. Frost with your favorite chocolate frosting.

Extreme Chocolate Cake

Rating: 4.69 stars
A rich moist chocolate cake with a chocolate buttercream icing. This is the best cake in the world!

Microwave Chocolate Mug Cake

Rating: 4.47 stars
This is my own version of the chocolate microwave mug cake. This chocolaty fudgy treat is truly decadent and great for nights when I need a yummy dessert that is ready in less than 10 minutes! Chocolate chips make this recipe even better.

Black Magic Cake

Rating: 4.77 stars
Super spooky dark chocolate cake. Suitable for all your black magic get-togethers.

Dark Chocolate Cake II

Rating: 4.68 stars
The absolute best, richest, and easiest one-bowl chocolate cake recipe ever! It's great topped with chocolate cream cheese frosting!

German Sweet Chocolate Cake I

Rating: 4.71 stars
This chocolate cake with coconut-pecan frosting is a favorite dish at all of our potlucks.

German Chocolate Cake Frosting II

Rating: 4.72 stars
German chocolate cake frosting that is cooked on top of the stove and put on warm cake while frosting is warm.

Chocolate Zucchini Cake III

Rating: 4.73 stars
This is a moist fudgy type cake. Sweet but not extremely sweet and makes good use of zucchini! You can frost it with chocolate frosting or cream cheese icing.

Vegan Chocolate Cake

Rating: 4.65 stars
This is a really simple, yet very tasty cake. You can use rice flour or something other than wheat. You can also add chocolate chips and, or nuts.

Coco-Cola Cake II

Rating: 4.52 stars
Chocolate cake with cola soda and a rich pecan frosting.

Cream Filled Cupcakes

Rating: 4.44 stars
Delicious and simple to make, a creamy filling is piped into chocolate cupcakes with a pastry bag. Frost with your favorite chocolate frosting.

Black Forest Cheesecakes

Rating: 5 stars
A Yuletide treat, these easy mini-cheesecakes combine the perfect match of chocolate and cherries.

Inspiration and Ideas

Yule Log Cake
A delicate sponge and rich chocolate buttercream make this cake as delicious to eat as it is pretty to look at! Add optional decorations, such as forest berries, meringue mushrooms, and mini evergreen trees.

Black Forest Cake I

Rating: 4.51 stars

This recipe delivers a classic version of the original Black Forest cake with whipped cream frosting and sour cherries.