Dark-Chocolate Cake with Ganache Frosting
Dark-Chocolate Cake with Ganache Frosting
  • prep: 45 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 45 min
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  • Summary

    This dense cake offers an intense chocolate experience, complete with fudgy frosting.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pans
    • 1/2 cup unsweetened Dutch-process cocoa (spooned and leveled), plus more for pans
    • 2 cups all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled)
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 1 1/2 cups packed light-brown sugar
    • 2 large eggs plus 2 large egg yolks, room temperature
    • 6 ounces bittersweet chocolate, melted
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 cup low-fat buttermilk
    • Dark-Chocolate Ganache

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 16
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 305 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 16 g 23.99%
    • Saturated Fat: 10 g 47.71%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 31 mg 10.38%
    • Sodium: 166 mg 6.91%
    • Calcium: 44 mg 4.38%
    • Potassium: 71 mg 2.03%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 7.85%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 35 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.69%
    • Sugar: 22 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 7.24%
    • Vitamin C 0.26%
    • Vitamin D 0.04%
    • * 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 - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • 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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