It’s really good, really delicious chocolate cake

The cats out of the bag!

FINALLY, My Mom shared her It’s really good, really delicious chocolate cake recipe!

Mama's deep dark secret chocolate cake recipe

For years, my Mom has been making this chocolate cake, and for years I thought it must be so difficult and I can’t even attempt to make it.

You know, I really am not into baking much.

Well, the secret is out.  It really is not difficult at all, and when I share with you this truly MOST delicious chocolate cake recipe you may want to keep it a secret for  years to come with your family.  

easy delicious chocolate cake


For many birthday’s and holidays this would be a huge request, Please Mom can you make the chocolate cake.

home made apple pie


Her homemade Apple pie is nothing to sneeze at either.  I can’t give you that recipe though, because she does NOT measure a thing.

I just know she uses a lot of Apples, and they have to be Cortland apples.

chocolate cake recipe

Back to the cake.  It’s extremely heavy, in weight, you pick up this cake and it feels like a lead sinker.

However, eating it, it is light and fluffy and totally feels calorie free


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A bundt pan is a must! or tube pan is fine too.

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Chocolate frosting is a must! I think, but it is optional.

easy delicious chocolate cake recipe


Now, here is the recipe.


You can sprinkle with green or red, or whatever color sprinkles per holiday you like.  I only had black ones, so I popped those on for the photo.

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It's really good, really delicious chocolate cake
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Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
50 min
Prep Time
10 min
Cook Time
50 min
  1. Duncan hines or Betty Crocker chocolate cake mix with pudding in the mix.
  2. 12 oz. pack of chocolate chips.
  3. 1/2 cup of sour cream.
  4. 4 eggs.
  5. 1/2 cup of warm water.
  6. 1 teaspoon of vanilla.
  7. Cool whip and chocolate frosting, however the chocolate frosting is optional.
  1. Start off with a bundt pan, or tube pan. Spray lightly with Pam. Take a traditional Chocolate cake mix with pudding in the mix, Duncan Hines or Betty crocker makes these. The pudding in the mix is crucial. Mix all of the above by hand, minus the cool whip and chocolate frosting. Mix until well blended. Add the mix to your pan bundt or tube.
  2. Bake at 350 degrees for 50 minutes.
  3. Cool for 20 minutes and top with frosting and cool whip.
  4. Serve immediately and refrigerate when done. O M G! That's all I can say about this cake. Try it and let me know how you love it!

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  1. Kris says

    It looks fabulous!!!! I want it! NOW!!! Thanks for sharing the secret recipe with us!
    Hope you are all well and enjoying this holiday season!
    xo Kris

  2. says

    So nice of Mom to do this for us! It is printed and I will let you know what the family thinks of it..saving it for Christmas…..glad you had your mom and sis with you for Thanksgiving, how lucky you are girl!
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