18 Heavenly Chocolate Cake Recipes to Try For Your Next Treat

Indulge your sweet tooth and satisfy your chocolate cravings with our delectable collection of chocolate cake recipes! Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply treating yourself to a satisfying chocolate dessert, nothing beats the rich, moist, and decadent taste of chocolate cake. From classic favorites to innovative twists, we’ve curated a mouthwatering selection of recipes that are sure to delight chocolate lovers of all ages.

Simple Chocolate Cake Recipe With Chocolate Mousse Frosting

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This chocolate cake with chocolate mousse frosting is ridiculously easy to make but insanely delicious. And frosting makes the cake is just moreish. Simply indulgence.

No Bake Chocolate Cake

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This no bake chocolate cake is smooth and luxurious. It has an intense chocolatey flavor from the real dark chocolate and it’s paired perfectly with a hint of espresso. Oh, and did I mention that its low carb, gluten free and Keto friendly?! That’s right, this cake is also flourless.

Chocolate Cannoli Cake

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A typical cannoli cake is made with mascarpone cheese. Well this Chocolate Cannoli Cake is quite different and because first, its a sheet cake, and second, its not full of cream. But it has all of my favorite flavors combined in one cake: coffee, chocolate, ricotta cheese and the freshness of orange. Your taste buds will go wild over this flavor combo!

Black Forest Cake (Chocolate Cherry Cake)

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This chocolate cherry cake or Black Forest Cake is made from scratch with gluten-free or wheat flour, cherry pie filling, and homemade chocolate frosting, so it is moist, rich, and delicious.

Chocolate Mocha Bundt Cake with Cheesecake Filling

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Sometimes it’s nice to make the kind of dessert that’s a sheer indulgence! Take this chocolate mocha Bundt cake which is a stuffed Bundt cake with cheesecake filling. If you love cheesecake but also love chocolate, you can combine both loves with this extra-special cheesecake filled chocolate cake.

Chocolate Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting

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This is the best Chocolate Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting that is super moist with rich chocolate flavor, very well balanced in sweetness, and surprisingly simple to make. This triple layer chocolate cake with cream cheese frosting is perfect for any celebration or weekend gathering! Pairing chocolate cake and cream cheese frosting is definitely a match made in heaven.

Easiest Gluten-Free Sugar-Free Chocolate Cake

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You will never believe this cake is sugar-free, keto, and low-carb! This simple and easy-to-make sugar free chocolate cake recipe has the delicious chocolate taste I love so much. Made with just 7 common ingredients, no special bakeware or cooking skills are required.

The Best Moist Chocolate Cake from Scratch (with coffee)

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This chocolate cake is moist thanks to the ingredient olive oil and the delicious flavor combo of chocolate and coffee. 

The Best Vegan Chocolate Cake

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Incredibly moist, this chocolate cake recipe is the best chocolate cake that just happens to be vegan. With homemade chocolate frosting, a must make for birthdays and other celebrations.

Hershey Chocolate Cake

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My oldest son’s favorite cake has always been Hershey’s “Perfectly Chocolate” Chocolate Cake! This time I made it with a slight spin from normal and added a coconut lime buttercream frosting.

Chocolate Courgette Cake

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This chocolate courgette cake is absolutely scrumptious! Light, fluffy and with a vanilla icing that’s out of this world, you’ll be amazed at how well courgette works when used as a cake ingredient.

Chocolate Molten Cake Recipe

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This chocolate molten cake is made with whole grains and is just as good as it sounds!

Instant Pot Chocolate Cake

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This Instant Pot Chocolate cake is the easiest cake I have ever made! Definitely use this Instant Pot chocolate cake recipe for a quick and easy dessert.

Chocolate Ganache Cake

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Made with silky chocolate ganache frosting and a single layer of moist chocolate sponge cake, this drool-worthy dessert is delectable to the taste buds and a breeze to make.

Chocolate Pistachio Cake

Chocolate Pistachio Cake with Marshmallow and Ganache
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This chocolate pistachio cake is so moist, delicious and decadent that you’re going to love it. It’s topped with a chocolate and marshmallow ganache.

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake

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Satisfy your chocolate cravings with this decadent Gluten Free Chocolate Cake. Fudgy yet light, this cake is easily made in one bowl. Chocolate cake layers are covered in a velvety buttercream frosting for the best gluten-free chocolate cake recipe.

Chocolate Wedding Cake

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Chocolate Wedding Cake with a deep chocolate flavor is great for stacking and serving in thin slices. Suitable for weddings, grooms’ cakes, birthdays, and showers. Perfect for layered cakes but just as easily served from a 9 X 13 cake pan for a casual dessert.

Mini Chocolate Cake With Mascarpone Cream

ini Chocolate Cake With Mascarpone Cream and Caramelized Pistachios
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This Mini Chocolate Cake For Two With Mascarpone Cream makes a perfect little dessert for a date night or when you want to indulge in a fancy treat but no willing to spend hours in the kitchen. This cute dessert is easy to make and so incredibly delicious!

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Homemade Roasted White Cauliflower with Salt and Pepper


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