Chocolate Cake with Caramel-Milk Chocolate Frosting
Chocolate Cake with Caramel-Milk Chocolate Frosting
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  • Summary

    A classic chocolate layer cake with a new-fashioned, thick, and rich frosting. This treat can be made up to two days ahead.

    Ingredients

    • Nonstick vegetable oil spray
    • 2 cups sifted cake flour (sifted, then measured)
    • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder (preferably Dutch-process)
    • 1 1/4 teaspoons baking soda
    • 3/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1 1/2 cups (packed) golden brown sugar
    • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons (2 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 3 large eggs
    • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
    • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons buttermilk
    • 1/2 cup lukewarm water
    • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
    • 24 ounces imported milk chocolate (such as Lindt), finely chopped
    • 3 ounces bittersweet (not unsweetened) or semisweet chocolate, finely chopped
    • 1 1/2 cups sugar
    • 1/2 cup water
    • 2 1/4 cups whipping cream

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 557 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 24 g 36.84%
    • Saturated Fat: 15 g 74.04%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 55 mg 18.38%
    • Sodium: 331 mg 13.77%
    • Calcium: 78 mg 7.83%
    • Potassium: 193 mg 5.52%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 10.99%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 83 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 10.25%
    • Sugar: 61 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 10.35%
    • Vitamin C 7.49%
    • Vitamin D 2.59%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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