Black Magic Cake (Best Chocolate Cake Ever!)

Total Time
55mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 40 mins

When my mother-in-law passed away, a close family friend made us two wonderful cakes. One was the Kentucky Apple cake, which was a hit with the guys, and the other was this moist, dense chocolate cake, which was a hit with my kids and their friends and me as will.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Combine flour, sugar, cocoa, baking soda, baking powder, and salt in a large mixing bowl or stand mixer.
  2. Add eggs, coffee, buttermilk, oil, and vanilla. Beat at medium speed for two minutes. Batter will be thin.
  3. Pour batter into a greased and floured 9x13 pan or two 9 inch cake pans.
  4. Bake at 350*F. for 35-40 minutes for a 9x13, or 30-35 minutes for layer pans.
  5. Combine frosting ingredients and mix with a hand or stand mixer. Spread frosting on cooled cakes.