Rich layers of chocolate cake and frosting, topped with chocolate ganache.. oh my! This cake will be the star of any party.
You'll only need a few ingredients to make this easy recipe. Let's get started!
First, whisk together the sugar, flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder, and salt.
Next, beat in the eggs, milk, vegetable oil, and vanilla.
Then, slowly stream hot water into the cake batter until combined.
Next, divide the batter between two cake pans. Then, pop them into the oven and bake.
Now, once cooled, pipe a thick layer of frosting over one cake. Then place the second cake layer on top.
Next, spread the frosting evenly over the top and sides of the cake.
Finally, pour the chocolate ganache over the cake, letting it drip over the sides.
Slice into your Perfect Chocolate Layer Cake and enjoy!