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Bourbon Chocolate Cake

 
Bourbon Chocolate Cake
670

Easy to make rich and delicious chocolate cake spiked with bourbon.

Yield

8

servings

Prep

30

min

Cook

30

min

Ready

60

min

Trans-fat Free, Good source of fiber
 

Ingredients

1 package cake mix, chocolate
with pudding
3 large eggs
½ cup bourbon whiskey
*
½ cup water
cold
cup vegetable oil
Frosting
1 pint heavy whipping cream
*
cup cocoa powder
unsweetened
½ cup powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
½ cup bourbon whiskey
*
1 cup nuts
chopped

Directions

Butter and flour two 9" round cake pans.

Combine cake mix, eggs, bourbon, cold water and vegetable oil in large bowl of mixer.

Beat for 2 minutes on high speed until very light.

Pour into pans.

Bake at 350℉ (180℃) for 30 minutes or until tests done.

Cool in pans 10 minutes.

Remove.

Cool completely. Split layers in half horizontally.

Spread frosting over each cake layer.

Sprinkle with walnuts. Stack layers.

Cover sides with frosting.

Chill at least 2 hours.

FROSTING: In large mixing bowl, combine whipping cream, cocoa, powdered sugar and vanilla.

Beat until stiff then fold in the bourbon.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

Reviews

+4

almost 9 years

Beware of the alcoholic content & taste of this cake!

+12

almost 9 years

aside from the awesome taste of the cake, this recipe is the most easiest and cheapest i saw online! 5 stars for taste originality and practicality. very decadent, affordable and very uppity!

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Comments

Karena
Rockland, United States
 about 8 years ago

I made this cake but changed the bourban to coffee. I have 4 kids under the age of 8 in my house & they don't appreciate the bourban! Made it into Mocha Chocolate Cake & it was divine! I didn't have any butter on hand so was looking for a pinchhitter

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 137g (4.8 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 52752% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 30g 47%
Saturated Fat 5g 27%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 79mg 26%
Sodium 570mg 24%
Total Carbohydrate 21g 21%
Dietary Fiber 4g 17%
Sugars g
Protein 20g
Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 13% Iron 25%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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