Ho Ho Layer Cake

  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 1 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    6 layers of homemade chocolate cake, fluffy white frosting and thick chocolate ganache make up this grown up ho ho cake. It's a grown-up version of your favorite lunch-room snack.

    Ingredients

    • 1 and 3/4 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 and 3/4 cup granulated sugar
    • 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 2 teaspoons baking soda
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 1 cup buttermilk
    • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
    • 2 large eggs, room temperature
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla
    • 1 cup freshly brewed strong hot coffee
    • 11/4 cups milk
    • 5 tablespoons all-purpose flour
    • 1 cup granulated sugar
    • 1/2 cup butter
    • 1/2 cup vegetable shortening
    • 12 oz chocolate chips
    • 1 cup heavy whipping cream

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 591 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 44 g 67.02%
    • Saturated Fat: 20 g 98.41%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 69 mg 22.84%
    • Sodium: 606 mg 25.24%
    • Calcium: 178 mg 17.84%
    • Potassium: 461 mg 13.17%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 10.02%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 47 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 12.05%
    • Sugar: 36 g
    • Protein: 7 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 13.88%
    • Vitamin C 0.54%
    • Vitamin D 10.54%
    • * 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 - Fat9
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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