The Best Homemade Chocolate Cake

This is hands down the best Homemade Chocolate Cake Recipe ever! If you’re a chocolate lover, look no further for your new favorite cake.


– All Purpose Flour – Granulated Sugar – Cocoa Powder – Salt – Baking Soda – Baking Powder – Vanilla Extract – Eggs – Buttermilk – Vegetable Oil

In a large bowl, combine flour, sugar, cocoa powder, salt, baking soda, and baking powder. Mix well.

Step 1

Add in vanilla, eggs, buttermilk, and vegetable oil mixing until smooth. Pour in hot water and mix well. Batter will be very thin.

Step 2

Pour batter into prepared pan. Bake in preheated oven for 32-36 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

Step 3

Beat over medium speed with an electric mixer until frosting is nice and creamy. Add more milk or powdered sugar until desired consistency is reached.

Step 4

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