Midnight Chocolate Cake

READY IN: 55mins
Recipe by QueenJellyBean

Who doesn't love chocolate cake? This cake is dark and beautiful, especially when frosted with your favorite white frosting!

Top Review by dougbeacham

Hey QJB. This recipe looks great. I have a Thoroughbred racehorse named Queen Jelly Bean. I can't wait to try your cake!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease well and flour to 9 inch round layer pans.
  2. Cream together shortening, sugar and eggs until fluffy; about 5 minutes on high.
  3. Sift dry ingredients together and mix on low speed adding alternately with water and vanilla.
  4. Pour half of mixture into each prepared pan.
  5. Bake 35 minutes. Cool. Frost with favorite icing.
  6. Can be made in one 13x9 pan and baked for 40-45 minutes.

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