Baking

50 indulgent chocolate cake recipes

Treat yourself!
a slice of chocolate cake on a plate
The recipe for this chocolate hazelnut cake was developed as part of The Weekly's 90th birthday celebrations (recipe below).

When you’re craving something decadent for dessert, it’s hard to go past a decadent chocolate cake. Here, we’ve gathered our favourite chocolate cake recipes, with everything from our family -style chocolate slab cake, perfect for a birthday party, to indulgent chocolate mousse cakes and cheesecakes, plus the chocolate hazelnut cake we developed in celebration of The Weekly’s 90th birthday in 2023.

Indulge your sweet tooth and enjoy a slice, or three, of one of these gorgeous desserts.

Chocolate sponge
Baking
November 27, 2013

Chocolate sponge with coffee icing

Sponge suitable to freeze before filling. Not suitable to microwave. Note
By Women's Weekly Food
Nutella chocolate cake
Baking
November 24, 2022

Nutella chocolate cake

The unbeatable chocolate hazelnut flavour of this simple chocolate cake are thanks to a batter and frosting loaded with rich, sweet Nutella. There’s no secret why Nutella is the world’s most popular spread. The perfect combination of silky smooth milk chocolate and roasted hazelnuts creates a flavour combination worthy of the gods. Looking for more […]
By Women's Weekly Food
triple chocolate sponge surprise
Baking
July 31, 2009

Triple chocolate sponge surprise

To cut this dessert, use a large hot dry kitchen knife. Cut as many portions as you need, and freeze any remaining dessert covered with foil. Cut the dessert as soon as you take it out of the freezer, but wait about 10 minutes before serving. Note
By Women's Weekly Food

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