Chocolate-Flecked Layer Cake with Milk Chocolate Frosting
Chocolate-Flecked Layer Cake with Milk Chocolate Frosting
  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 40 min
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  • Summary

    It's our new go-to special-occasion cake: a tall, tender beauty that's sophisticated yet easy to make. What saves the lush milk chocolate frosting from being cloying is the addition of tangy sour cream.

    Ingredients

    • 1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter, softened, plus more for pans
    • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for pans
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
    • 2 1/2 teaspoons coarse salt
    • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
    • 1/3 cup packed light-brown sugar
    • 1 large egg yolk plus 2 large eggs
    • 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 1/2 cups sour cream
    • 3/4 cup whole milk
    • 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate (61 to 70 percent cacao), finely chopped
    • Milk Chocolate Frosting

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1610 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 76 g 116.63%
    • Saturated Fat: 31 g 154.55%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 52 mg 17.3%
    • Sodium: 1341 mg 55.88%
    • Calcium: 107 mg 10.71%
    • Potassium: 625 mg 17.86%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 7 mg 37.19%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 225 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 17.67%
    • Sugar: 184 g
    • Protein: 10 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 7 g
    • Vitamin A 10.79%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat15
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs13
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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