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Chocolate cake recipes

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Indulge in these irresistibly chocolatey bakes. Our gooey and decadent collection includes classic chocolate cakes, rich tortes and elaborate showstoppers.

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  • A chocolate cake on a cake stand with chocolate shards on top

    Easy chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.315 ratings

    Master the chocolate cake with an airy, light sponge and rich buttercream filling. It's simple enough for an afternoon tea but special enough for a party too

  • Ultimate chocolate cake topped with chocolate curls

    Ultimate chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.1368 ratings

    Indulge yourself with this ultimate chocolate cake recipe that is beautifully moist, rich and fudgy. Perfect for a celebration or an afternoon tea

  • Squares of chocolate fridge cake extraordinaire and a palette knife

    Chocolate fridge cake

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    Sophisticated and intensely chocolatey with a hit of juicy raisins and crunchy biscuit pieces, serve this decadent chocolate fridge cake as a teatime treat

  • Chocolate Swiss roll cut into slices

    Chocolate Swiss roll

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    This nostalgic dessert can be made a day ahead. Fill with a vanilla cream, dust with icing sugar to finish and serve in slices

  • Chocolate & raspberry birthday layer cake served on a cake stand

    Chocolate & raspberry birthday layer cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.70 ratings

    Who could resist our chocolate and raspberry cake? Like a Victoria sponge but better, try budget-friendly frozen raspberries for the cream

  • Chocolate caramel cake

    Chocolate caramel cake

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.35 ratings

    This rich cake makes an impressive centrepiece for any summer tea party

  • Double chocolate loaf cake

    Double chocolate loaf cake

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.297 ratings

    Chocolate and cake are two of our favourite things, so what's not to love about this indulgent cake?

  • Salted dark chocolate, rye & courgette cake 2016

    Salted dark chocolate, rye & courgette cake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    Not only are these chocolate squares a great way to use up a glut of courgettes, they're topped with rye crumbs and sea salt for a chocolate cake with a twist

  • Dark chocolate & orange cake

    Dark chocolate & orange cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.99 ratings

    A dense, dark and devilishly delicious cake, this will be gone before you know it

  • Chocolate & sesame loaf cake

    Chocolate & sesame loaf cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.5 ratings

    Tahini gives this cake a subtle nutty flavour that partners perfectly with rich chocolate. This recipe makes 2 cakes, so why not freeze one as a treat for another day!

  • Vegan chocolate and avocado cake on cake stand

    Easy vegan chocolate cake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.112 ratings

    This indulgent, fudgy vegan bake is topped with a rich frosting – you'd never guess that it's free from dairy, eggs, wheat and nuts

  • Gravity-defying sweetie cake

    Gravity-defying sweetie cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.44 ratings

    Anti-gravity cakes are this year's must-have trend for birthdays or parties - this stunning Smartie cake will delight kids and grown-ups alike

  • Chocolate rocky road cake on a cake stand

    Chocolate rocky road cake

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Adapt this rocky road cake depending on what you have. With chocolate sponge and sweet-and-salty rocky road topping, it's a joyous cake

  • Chocolate brownie cake with slice taken out

    Easy chocolate brownie cake

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.218 ratings

    The perfect cake for brownie lovers, try a big slice warm with some ice cream

  • Cookies & cream party cake

    Cookies & cream party cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.72 ratings

    Stack up our best ever chocolate sponges and smother in an Oreo biscuit icing to make this towering celebration cake

  • Brooklyn blackout cake

    Brooklyn blackout cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.19 ratings

    This rich, dark sponge is filled and coated with a thick chocolate custard, then finished with crumbled cake - best eaten chilled

  • Malted chocolate drizzle & honeycomb cake

    Chocolate drip cake

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.19 ratings

    This malted drip cake is smothered in cream cheese icing and drizzled with a dark chocolate ganache – a stunning multi-layered centrepiece for a big occasion

  • Chocolate & lime cake on a platter

    Chocolate & lime cake

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.15 ratings

    Give chocolate cake a zesty lift with lime buttercream filling, chocolate and lime icing and candied zest to decorate – an irresistible flavour pairing

  • Lighter Chocolate cake with chocolate icing

    Lighter Chocolate cake with chocolate icing

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.9 ratings

    You'd never guess that this rich-tasting, light-textured sponge is lower in fat, calories and sugar thanks to ground almonds and yogurt

  • Hazelnut latte cake

    Hazelnut latte cake

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.28 ratings

    Give coffee cake the ultimate upgrade - layer with chocolate hazelnut frosting, add a creamy topping and sprinkle with crushed nuts

  • Chocolate meringue Mont Blanc cake

    Chocolate meringue Mont Blanc cake

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    This towering cake has layers of chocolate sponge, meringue and chestnut cream - a stunning centrepiece for a festive dinner party

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