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How to Make Chocolate Cake From Scratch!


Chocolate Cake

The best part about making home made chocolate cake is that you can make it all organic ingredients, just like the one you see in this picture on the right. It is very easy and fast to make. Everyone will love this tender, and moist delicious cake.


Cook Time

Prep timeCook timeReady inYields

10 min

1 hour

1 hour 10 min

Serves twenty people


  • 1 1/3 cup cocoa
  • 3 1/3 cup flour
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 1 Tbsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 12 oz butter
  • 3 cups buttermilk
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 cup mixed nuts, (optional for topping)


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour baking pan.
  2. Place all ingredients in electric mixer bowl and beat on high for 4 minutes, scraping down the sides of the bowl while mixing.
  3. Pour batter into baking pan and bake for about 1 hour or until toothpick comes out clean.
  4. Place 1 cup of mixed nuts in a chopper and crush. Once cake has cooled down garnish mixed nuts on top of cake and serve.

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Dex on May 15, 2014:

Great cake

alansprayvitamins on February 28, 2014:

I am not a fan of chocolate cake but I like this recipe with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.

titi6601 (author) on February 21, 2014:

Janellegems thanks for reading and Voting Up! It is appreciated.

Pennington on February 20, 2014:

This is a very easy recipe for chocolate cake. I am definitely going to try this one. Thanks for sharing. Voted up!!!

Jose Graveran from Miami, Florida on August 09, 2013:

Omg so go and organic mmm.

titi6601 (author) on April 04, 2013:

billybuc thanks for stopping by, and I hope you enjoy your organic cake!

Bill Holland from Olympia, WA on April 04, 2013:

My two favorite words....organic and chocolate. Sign me up for this recipe.....I do believe we'll give it a try this weekend.

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