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Simply Perfect Chocolate Cake

Duncan Furgeson: "Very good. It was a hit at a family birthday. I d…" Read More
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  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup cake flour
  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 cup unsalted butter (softened)
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 cup plain greek yogurt (or sour cream)
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 6 large egg whites
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 cups unsalted butter (softened but still cool)
  • 10 ounces semi sweet chocolate (melted and cooled slightly)
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons water
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
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    Duncan Furgeson 2 years ago
    Very good. It was a hit at a family birthday. I did use a different vanilla frosting, but the cake was great. My favorite chocolate cake recipe is still the one on the back of the Hershey’s cocoa powder boxes. It comes out more moist than this did.

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