Do not look at the calorie content... this cake is for the chocolate lovers of the world. If you do not LOVE chocolate with all of your heart and soul.. you might not want to make this cake.. because it is FULL of fudgy chocolate heaven hehe :-) THE NUTS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR THE SUCCESS OF THIS CAKE. DO NOT LEAVE THEM OUT!!! :-) Cook and prep time does not include time to cool cake. See the instructions for the rest of the time details.