Classic Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting
Classic Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting
  • prep: 1 hr
  • cook: 35 min
  • total: 1 hr 35 min
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  • Summary

    An easy, homemade yellow cake recipe that's buttery and moist, filled and frosted with the best chocolate frosting!

    Ingredients

    • For the Cake: 2¼ cups (319 grams) all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (113 grams) unsalted butter, at room temperature 1½ (298 grams) cups granulated sugar 3 large eggs, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1¼ cups (292 ml) buttermilk For the Frosting: 20 tablespoons (283 grams) unsalted butter, at cool room temperature 1 cup (113 grams) powdered sugar 3/4 cup (63 grams) Dutch-processed cocoa Pinch of salt 3/4 cup (234 grams) light corn syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 8 ounces (227 grams) milk or semisweet chocolate, melted and cooled slightly Equipment Used: Stand Mixer or Hand Mixer Round Cake Pans Wire Cooling Racks Food Processor Large Icing Spatula

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 1 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0.02%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0.04%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0.03%
    • Sodium: 1 mg 0.06%
    • Calcium: 1 mg 0.13%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.01%
    • Vitamin C 0.01%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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