SRumzis Posted 23 Jul 2012 , 12:55am

I love my mom, almost as much as she loves dark rich chocolate. I want to really nail an awesome cake for her birthday. I want it to be the best she's ever had (eventhough I know she'd say it was either way) ! I come to you all because you understand the cake bug, you are my hobby/artist/professional family! Give me the best recipe for this you've got, and if it's so good it's a highly coveted secret, just message me instead... Please icon_wink.gif!

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SRumzis Posted 23 Jul 2012 , 5:40am

Bump!

cupncake1 Posted 23 Jul 2012 , 6:10am

The amazing chocolate wasc cake recipe was the best chocolate cake I've had, it's on this site from cakepro, I usually use the Betty Crocker dark chocolate cake mix and use t 3/4 cup of oil and a little coffee but I couldent find it in the area I moved to so I tried this and I really liked it a lot, hope this helps icon_smile.gif

AnnieCahill Posted 23 Jul 2012 , 10:31am

Do you want something from scratch or from a mix? My go-to for scratch is either the Hershey's Black Magic Cake (for a lighter texture) or the Epicurious Double Chocolate Layer Cake (for something more dense).

SRumzis Posted 23 Jul 2012 , 7:40pm

Thanks all, lots of recipes from real bakers I can experiment with now!

SweetNSassyTreats Posted 23 Jul 2012 , 11:57pm

Hope I'm not too late, but a Dark Fudge Duncan Hines mix used with the WASC with 4oz. Of coffee is amazing. I got rave reviews!

patti1955 Posted 24 Jul 2012 , 12:24am

I found one on the Food Network website called Chocolate Fudge Cake with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting and Chocolate Ganache Glaze. I only tried the cake recipe and really liked how moist and chocolatey it came out. I substituted coffee for the water.

ladyellam Posted 24 Jul 2012 , 12:25am

I would try one of the mud cake recipes from here. They are utterly delicious, moist and fudgy!! Plus they just seem to get better and better days after they are baked.

3jaysanc Posted 24 Jul 2012 , 1:06am

I love Dawn's Chocolate cake recipe on here.

momsgoodies Posted 24 Jul 2012 , 1:32am

For me, Nigella Lawson's, from Foodnetwork, Quadruple Chocolate Loaf Cake. Heavenly!!! I will sent you the recipe, Is in pdf and I can't attached it.

Narie Posted 24 Jul 2012 , 2:21am

Hershey's Black Magic Chocolate Cake for a scratch recipe or the Cake Doctor's Darn Good Chocolate Cake. The problem there is finding a 18 oz. chocolate cake mix; I haven't tried it with the "new" cake mixes.
The recipes are listed below.
http://cakecentral.com/recipe/darn-good-chocolate-cake
http://www.hersheys.com/recipes/recipe-details.aspx?id=4754&;name=Black-Magic-Cake

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