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Peanut Butter Chocolate Layer Cake
  • prep: 2 hr
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 2 hr 30 min
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  • Summary

    Two layers of chocolate cake covered in peanut butter frosting.

    Ingredients

    • 280 grams (2 cups) plain flour
    • 80 grams (1 cup) cocoa powder
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1 and 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 300 grams (1 and 1/2 cups) caster sugar
    • 90 grams (1/2 cup) brown sugar
    • 240 ml (1 cup) buttermilk
    • 180 ml (3/4 cup) vegetable oil
    • 2 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 3 large eggs, room temperature
    • 240 ml (1 cup) hot water
    • 230 grams (1 cup or 2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 250 grams (1 cup) smooth peanut butter
    • 435 grams (3 and 1/2 cups) icing or powdered sugar
    • 3 tablespoons milk
    • 150 grams (1 cup) Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, chopped in half

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 795 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 42 g 63.97%
    • Saturated Fat: 14 g 71.38%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 42 mg 13.96%
    • Sodium: 169 mg 7.04%
    • Calcium: 58 mg 5.79%
    • Potassium: 63 mg 1.8%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 7.85%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 101 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 13.17%
    • Sugar: 74 g
    • Protein: 9 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 9.78%
    • Vitamin C 0.34%
    • Vitamin D 0.54%
    • * 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 - Fat8
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs5
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq