Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

This is a wonderfully gooey and warm cake. Great served ala'mode.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Combine the 3/4 cup sugar, flour,3 Tbl cocoa, baking powder and salt.
  3. Blend in milk, butter and vanilla.
  4. Beat until smooth.
  5. Pour into 8x8 or 9x9 pan.
  6. Mix 1/2 cup sugar, brown sugar and 4 Tbl cocoa in a small bowl.
  7. Sprinkle in an even layer over top of batter.
  8. Pour hot water over everything in pan.
  9. Bake for 35-40 minutes.
  10. Let stand 15 minutes and serve warm.


Most Helpful

This was SO good! Thank you very much for sharing your recipe!

Rose is Rose June 05, 2007

so easy and so tasty. I put less sugar.

pj lin January 15, 2006

This is the best fix when you're craving something chocolatey and warm. It's so easy to make and everyone loves it! Personally, I prefer to eat it with Peanut Butter Ice Cream, but any kind of ice cream is fantastic with it. Thanks for the great recipe.

LeChef August 09, 2005

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