YouTube Chocolate Cake Recipes

YouTube Chocolate Cake Recipes

A small selection of popular chocolate cake and ganache recipes from YouTube.

Stay At Home Chef's Most Amazing Chocolate Cake

A three-layer chocolate cake.

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Ready In: 45 minutes
Yield: 3 9-inch rounds

Chocolate Cream Cheese Buttercream Frosting
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Yield: enough frosting for a 3 tiered cake

Simple Chocolate Cake Recipe Demonstration

A simpler chocolate cake recipe for beginners.

Stephanie Jaworski of demonstrates how to make a Simple Chocolate cake. ''This is my "go to" Chocolate Cake. I make it for family dinners, birthdays, and everything in between. I really like the combination of two types of chocolate. Unsweetened cocoa powder is used in the chocolate cake and a dark chocolate (semi sweet or bittersweet) is used in the frosting.''

Another Chocolate Cake Recipe Demonstration

Video description: I'm not saying, I don't enjoy the days that I'm not eating chocolate cake. But I do particularly like those days when I am eating chocolate cake 😉


Powdered Sugar 2 cups
All-purpose flour 1-3/4 cups
Cocoa powder 3/4 cup
baking powder 1-1/2 teaspoons
baking soda 1-1/2 teaspoons
salt 1 teaspoon
eggs 2
milk 1 cup
vegetable oil 1/2 cup
vanilla extract 2 teaspoons
boiling strong coffee 1 cup

ingredients for the Ganache

Dark Chocolate 600g
Nutella 300g
Heavy whipping Cream 700g
Vanilla extract 2 teaspoons

Method:-Stir together sugar, flour, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda and salt in large bowl. Add eggs, milk, oil and vanilla; With electric mixer beat on medium speed for 2 minutes. Stir in boiling coffee (batter will be thin). Pour batter into prepared pan.

Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans . Cool completely. Frost with DARK CHOCOLATE GANACHE.

Strawberry Chocolate Mirror Cake

Strawberry and Chocolate Mirror Cake, made with a soft dark chocolate cake at the bottom, followed by a white chocolate mousse, a strawberry jelly insert and a dark chocolate mirror glaze.

Super Fudge Cake recipe

One bite and you will fall in love with this super fudge cake ! It's super moist and super fudgy in texture. It's an Australian mud cake, but in simple terms it's a fudge brownie type cake. It's dense like a fudge brownie, dark and delicious but it's also super moist and tall like a chocolate cake.

The Ganache Recipe is on the next slide.

Dark Chocolate Butter Ganache Recipe

  A very rich buttery dark chocolate ganache recipe. Dark chocolate, whipping cream and butter make this a very rich chocolate addition for cakes, cupcakes, fillings etc.