Mama’s German Chocolate Cake Recipe

By following your friends and influencers you’ll be able to see what they’re saving in real time. The mouth-watering aroma of rich chocolate cake batter reminded me of my very first bakery job. Use a pastry brush to soak the cake with the simple syrup before topping with chocolate Swiss meringue buttercream. However, I do in almost all cases link to the original recipe if it’s online, or the book it’s in, if it’s not, right under the recipe title — and I do try to list all of my changes, as I did here, in the head notes.

I shared this with my sister and friends and they loved it. I’ve made the double chocolate layer cake that’s so popular on epicurious too but this one wins as my fave choc cake recipe. I always use the Cadbury ‘family cake’ chocolate cake recipe for a quick and easy chocolate …