My mother has been baking this cake for parties for 55 years. People have me make it for every party I go to. It is wonderful and very easy.
Easy Chocolate Fudge Cake
1 (18.5 ounce) package chocolate cake mix
1/4 cup butter
2 cups white sugar
6 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
1 cup heavy whipping cream
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1/4 cup chopped walnuts
1 Bake a box chocolate cake as directed. While hot from the oven, poke holes over entire cake with a fork. While the cake is cooking prepare the fudge sauce.
2 For the fudge sauce: In a saucepan, combine butter, sugar, cocoa and cream. Stir over medium heat until a full boil starts. Cook at a full boil for 2 minutes. Stir in vanilla. Pour while hot over warm cake. Sprinkle with chopped walnuts. Serve alone or with ice-cream.