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Ultimate Chocolate Cake

Lake Champlain Chocolates

This chocolate cake recipe really is the ultimate dessert. With a small number of ingredients (no eggs) and few steps, this dense, rich, and ultra chocolaty dessert is not only delicious, but easy to make for birthdays, holidays, or simply a family dinner! So go ahead, whip up this decadent treat for any occasion and watch it quickly disappear…


1 Chocolate Cake


  • 1 cup unsweetened cocoa
  • 3 scant cups flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 1⁄3 cups warm water
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1⁄4 cups melted butter
  • 2 tablespoons vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla

Note: There are no eggs in this recipe


  1. Mix dry ingredients in a large bowl.
  2. Stir in the wet ingredients. Beat until smooth.
  3. Butter a tube cake pan and dust with flour.
  4. Bake in oven at 350° for one hour or until toothpick is removed dry.