A Yummy Chocolate Cake for Passover

Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

You can always be sure a Passover cake has eggs in it. This one has 9. My friends and I usually have an unofficial contest every year, to see how many dozens and dozens of eggs we've gone through over the holiday. This is a pretty yummy cake. The pecans are optional, but don't leave them out!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat over to 350°F.
  2. Do NOT butter the tube pan.
  3. Separate the eggs.
  4. Cream together sugar, egg yolks, cake meal, salt, cinnamon, and cocoa.
  5. Add wine and nuts.
  6. Beat whites and fold into batter.
  7. Bake at 350°F for 50-60 minutes and cool inverted.
Most Helpful

This cake was excellent. I made it last year for Passover and my husband and other friends and relatives loved it. The only thing I will do differently this year is to chop the pecans into smaller pieces. Excellent recipe!

Darkauf April 02, 2005