The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe {Ever}

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe – A one bowl chocolate cake recipe that is quick, easy, and delicious!

Updated with gluten-free, dairy-free, and egg-free options!

– All-purpose flour – Sugar – Cocoa powder – Baking powder – Baking soda


Preheat oven to 350° F. Prepare two 9-inch cake pans by spraying with baking spray or buttering and lightly flouring.


Add flour, sugar, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda, salt and espresso powder to a large bowl or the bowl of a stand mixer.


Add milk, vegetable oil, eggs, and vanilla to flour mixture and mix together on medium speed until well combined.


Distribute cake batter evenly between the two prepared cake pans. Bake for 30-35 minutes, until a toothpick or cake tester inserted in the center of the chocolate cake comes out clean.


Remove from the oven and allow to cool for about 10 minutes, remove from the pan and cool completely.


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