Triple Layer Chocolate Fudge Cake with Whipped Cream Middle
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A chocolate cake recipe that will make a triple layer cake with whipped cream center and chocolate ganache top.
Recipe type: Desserts
Cuisine: American
Serves: 10
  • 3⅓ cups (422 grams) all purpose flour
  • 1⅓ cups unsweetened cocoa powder (half dark unsweetened, half regular unsweetened cocoa powder) (or mix the intensity of chocolate as you prefer.
  • 1 tablespoon baking soda
  • 1⅓ cup brown sugar
  • 1⅓ cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 12 ounces butter (3 sticks)
  • 3 cups buttermilk
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 5 eggs
Whipped Cream (for center)
  • 2 cups whipped cream
  • 1 tablespoon cream cheese
  • 2 tablespoons confectioner's sugar
Chocolate Ganache found here
Chocolate Frosting found here
  • Sprinkles Optional
  1. Sift together cocoa, flour, baking soda, salt into a bowl.
  2. Put flour mixture all the rest of the ingredients in mixer and mix for 3 minutes.
  3. Pour into cupcake pans or three cake pans.
  4. Bake at 350.
  5. Layer cakes take anywhere from 35-50 minutes.
  6. Do not UNDER bake. Do a touch test. The cake should spring back to be done.
  7. Allow to completely cool before
  8. Freeze cakes for 30 minutes.
Make Whipped Cream
  1. Beat heavy cream, cream cheese and confectioner's sugar until stiff peaks.
  2. Put whipped cream in center of the two layers.
  3. Top (only the top, not the sides) with chocolate ganache or chocolate frosting.
  4. Top with sprinkles.
  5. Refrigerate. Take out 30 minutes before serving.
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