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Delicious Chocolate Cake Recipe

Updated on October 12, 2011
Ultimate chocolate cake
Ultimate chocolate cake | Source

Christmas holidays are here again and almost everyone is now making lists of what to prepare during Christmas day. Many families love to enjoy a dinner on Christmas eve and it is a very memorable celebration for every one. I can still remember when I was little that after attending the midnight mass, our whole family would enjoy our special meal for that evening. I always look up to for that dinner. A moment when the whole family is complete laughing together, sharing stories and enjoying the foods that we prepared during the day. Such a memorable event with memories lasting for a lifetime. Each family member would prepare each food that he or she loves. I and my mom love preparing desserts. I mostly prepare my favorite chocolate cake or salad for the night while my mom would make her special ube jam or her very delicious mango gelatin that she still makes up to now.

Of course, many people wouldn't want to miss their favorite chocolate cake, ham, fruit cake, cheese ball, among others, for that very special dinner. A chocolate cake is a cake for all seasons. It is a favorite dessert for young and old alike. If you are a mom, a sister, a daughter or even a brother or a father, it would be a big plus if you know how to make a delicious chocolate cake that the whole family will enjoy. However, if you don't know how to make one yet, there are many online recipes that would guide and help you to make one. Some of them are discussed below.

The above ultimate chocolate cake from is perfect for that chocolate filled Christmas. Indulge the whole family with Angela Nilsen's very heavenly moist and fudgy chocolate cake. If you want to know how to make the above chocolate cake, a link to the complete list of ingredients as well as the directions on how to make it is listed in the source of the image.

Sometime though, we would get so tired to make our own and homemade chocolate cake so it is best for us to buy a ready-made chocolate cake for our party. The chocolate cakes to the right from amazon will not only satisfy your discriminating palate but also has very affordable prices. It is also best to order your favorite cake few days before Christmas eve because usually they are already sold out even days before. This is also the case with your favorite cake bakery nearest you.

There are times we would get so tired and lazy in mixing the ingredients of our chocolate cake. It also takes more time and is so tiring. We usually need to spend a few hours in preparing and baking before we could finally finish our chocolate cake. As for me, there are some times that I just buy a ready-made chocolate cake mix that I can buy in the grocery store. However, we can also order from amazon online different cake mix that we can cook for just a few minutes less the tedious part of mixing and beating. For those who are not familiar with them, these mixes just need for us to add water, oil and eggs. This is a very fast way to make that mouth-watering choco cake that we've been waiting for. There are many available chocolate cake mix from amazon that we can buy at very affordable prices.

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There are also cake making books that can guide you in making your chocolate cake at home and at the same time, make you enjoy the art of cake making. The Wilton Books collection of cake making would be very helpful. It has different instructions of cake making from mixing ingredients and baking simple cakes to the tedious and hard part of decorating elegant cake designs.

It is best to use non-stick baking pans for your cake in order to keep the cake moist and in good shape and to avoid some parts of it being left in the pan. In some baking pans even if you grease them, the cakes still stick to them. Most non-stick pans are made of heavy-gauge aluminized steel. It is a durable material that heats cake evenly and gives an extra-consistent baking result. The heavy-gauge aluminized steel construction also heats the pan evenly that helps avoid burnt cake results.

Chocolate cakes are favorite by almost every one. Preparing one for Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries or any other occasion would greatly add enjoyment to the family's celebration. A gathering that would build unforgettable memories for everyone.




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    • Judi O profile image

      Judi O 5 years ago from Texas

      Chocolate cake? YUM. Thanks for the holiday memories. I remember my mom used to make a red velvet cake to go with the red and white Christmas theme.

    • Cheryl J. profile image

      Cheryl J. 5 years ago from Houston, TX

      Thanks for sharing the wonderful chocolate cake recipes for the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday. I love a delicious chocolate cake. Great hub.

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