Chocolate Gingerbread Cake
Chocolate Gingerbread Cake
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  • prep: 2 hr
  • cook: 35 min
  • total: 2 hr 35 min
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  • Summary

    This Chocolate Gingerbread Cake is a delicious twist on a holiday classic. A rich chocolate spice cake paired with a silky dark chocolate ganache.

    Ingredients

    • 20 oz good quality dark chocolate (chopped (not bakers chocolate))
    • 2 cups heavy whipping cream
    • 3/4 cup unsalted butter
    • 1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
    • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
    • 1 1/2 cup all purpose flour
    • 1 cup granulated sugar
    • 1/2 cup light brown sugar (packed)
    • 3/4 cup Dutch-processed cocoa powder (sifted)
    • 1 1/2 tsp baking soda
    • 1 tsp baking powder
    • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
    • 3/4 tsp ground ginger
    • 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
    • pinch ground cloves
    • 1/2 tsp salt
    • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
    • 3/4 cup buttermilk (room temperature)
    • 3/4 cup hot water
    • 2 large eggs (room temperature)
    • 1 tsp vanilla
    • 3 Tbsp fancy molasses

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 844 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 64 g 99.16%
    • Saturated Fat: 39 g 192.57%
    • Trans Fat: 2 g %
    • Cholesterol: 137 mg 45.55%
    • Sodium: 421 mg 17.54%
    • Calcium: 101 mg 10.11%
    • Potassium: 201 mg 5.74%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 23.46%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 76 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 6 g 24.78%
    • Sugar: 56 g
    • Protein: 8 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 32.57%
    • Vitamin C 0.97%
    • Vitamin D 11.06%
    • * 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 - Fat13
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs4
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • 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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