The 16 Best Chocolate Cake Recipes of All Time
Nom, nom, nom
Chocolate cake, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways… Just kidding, there’s literally no way we could possibly quantify our endless adoration for this classic dessert. And besides, these 16 recipes say it so much better.
Chocolate Stout Cake
With melty chocolate chunks embedded within, this dessert is a smorgasbord of chocolatey goodness.
Classic Chocolate Cake
Ladies, may we present the Platonic ideal of chocolate cakes. Sometimes simple is just so, so good.
German Chocolate Cake
Creamy caramel is the perfect accompaniment to this rich, moist masterpiece.
Chocolate Dump Cake
One of the most decadent confections we’ve encountered in our (thorough) research. Cheat days exist for a reason, right?
Two-Minute Chocolate Mug Cake
Just microwave a few simple ingredients and you’ve got a delicious dessert all to yourself.
Chocolate Skillet Cake
Like skillet cookies, but cake. We think we’re in love.
Chocolate Cake with Oreo Cream Filling
You never have to pick between cookies and cake ever again.
Chocolate Magic Custard Cake
Trust us, this cake is certifiable proof that magic is real.
Molten Chocolate Cake
Lava has never looked so tasty. Come on, look at those swirls.
Mississippi Mud Cake
Frosting, marshmallows, butter—we’re all the way in.
Strawberry Nutella Cake
This looks almost too pretty to eat. Almost.
Hot Fudge Pudding Cake
Serve with ice cream, obviously.
Impress your guests with your ultra-artistic baking skills when you slice into this gorgeous number.
Chocolate Quinoa Cake
This delicious bite has quinoa in it, meaning it’s definitely, definitely good for you.
Chocolate Espresso Cake
Meet your new favorite way to get your morning caffeine. Yes, cake for breakfast is allowed.