Easy Chocolate Bundt Cake Recipe

Easy Chocolate Bundt Cake Recipe

2022-04-09
4 Stars (9 Voters)
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This chocolate bundt cake is moist, light and amazingly delicious and topped with smooth chocolate ganache! if you a fan of chocolate cakes, you should try this chocolate cake.
DIFFICULTY
Easy
YIELDS
12
PREP TIME
1½ Hours
WORK TIME
20 Minutes
RECIPE CUISINE
American
INGREDIENTS

    For the cake:

    • 1¾ cups (220g) All-purpose flour
    • 3/4 cup (75g) Cocoa powder
    • 1½ cups (300g) Sugar
    • 1 teaspoon Baking powder
    • 1½ teaspoons Baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
    • 1 cup (240ml) Buttermilk
    • 2 Eggs
    • 1/2 cup (120ml) Oil
    • 1 cup (240ml) Coffee or water

    For the ganache:

    • 2/3 cup (160ml) Heavy cream
    • 150g Dark chocolate
DIRECTIONS
  1. Preheat the oven to 350˚F (180C˚).
  2. Butter 10 cup Bundt cake pan and lightly dust with cocoa powder. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl mix flour, cocoa powder, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Stir well and set aside.
  4. In a separate bowl mix buttermilk, coffee (or water), eggs and oil. Mix until well combined.
  5. Add the wet mixture to the dry, whisk until incorporated. Pour the batter into prepared pan.
  6. Bake for 40-45 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean.
  7. Let the cake cool in the pan for 10-15 minutes and then invert onto a rack. Let cool completely before glazing.
  8. Make the ganache: chop the chocolate and place in a heatproof bowl. In a small saucepan heat the cream, when starts to simmer remove from heat and pour over the chocolate. Let sit for 1-2 minutes and stir until melted and smooth.
  9. Pour the ganache over the cake, sprinkle some sprinkles on top and serve.
COMMENTS (2)
  • S
    Shelley
    4/11/2022

    This cake was super easy, moist and delicious! I have been baking for 40 years and this recipe is going into my "keeper pile" of about 20 go-to recipes I have used throughout the years.

    Reply
  • S
    Shir
    4/26/2022

    Thanks!

    Reply
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