Easy Yummy Chocolate Birthday Cake

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Chocolate Birthday Cake.

Chocolate Birthday Cake You can make Chocolate Birthday Cake using 17 ingredients and 6 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Chocolate Birthday Cake

  1. You need 1/2 cup of butter.
  2. It’s 3/4 cup of sugar.
  3. Prepare 1 of egg.
  4. Prepare 1/2 tsp of vanilla.
  5. You need 1/2 tsp of baking soda.
  6. Prepare 1/2 tsp of baking powder.
  7. It’s 1/8 tsp of salt.
  8. It’s 1/4 cup of cocoa.
  9. You need 1 cup of flour.
  10. Prepare 3/4 cup of buttermilk.
  11. Prepare of icing.
  12. Prepare 1/2 cup of + 2 tbsp unsalted butter.
  13. You need 1/8 tsp of salt.
  14. It’s 6 tbsp of cocoa.
  15. You need 1 tsp of vanilla.
  16. Prepare 1 cup of icing sugar.
  17. Prepare 2 tbsp of cream, milk, or water.

Chocolate Birthday Cake instructions

  1. A not too dark chocolate cake that everone loves..
  2. Grease and flour 8 in round pan. I line bottom with parchment. Heat oven to 350°F..
  3. Cream butter and sugar, beat in egg, then vanilla. Mix in baking powder, soda and salt, and sifted cocoa. Stir in flour alternately with buttermilk..
  4. Spread in pan and bake about 35 min, til top springs back when pressed in centre. Turn out onto rack to cool..
  5. For icing, mix all ingredients til smooth, scrape down bowl and beat several minutes til light and fluffy. add more liquid or icing sugar if necessary. Spread on cooled cake..
  6. For cupcakes, fill 12 cups three quarters full, and bake about 25 min. Easy to double the recipe to make a 2-layer cake for 12 people..