Easy Fudgy Moist Chocolate Cake

Happy world chocolate day, everyone πŸ™‚ To celebrate world chocolate day, I would like to share with you my easy, fudgy and moist chocolate cake recipe. I have been making this chocolate cake for almost as long as my baked cheesecake recipe now, so it is my go to cake when I want to make something easy yet delicious and decadent. It is super moist, fudgy and also goes well with vanilla ice cream. It makes a good birthday cake for those who love a good chocolate cake. So, if you are looking for a delicious but simple chocolate recipe this chocolate day, why not try this delicious fudgy and most chocolate cake recipe?

I hope you enjoy this recipe as much as I have. As always, please let me know what you think of this recipe. If you like what you see on this blog, you can follow me on my blog, Facebook or Instagram for some food porn. Also, if you do recreate this recipe, don’t forget to tag me on Instagram @subz_foodie πŸ™‚

Yummy cake 🍰

Serves 10-12 people


For the cake:

  • 200g butter, melted;
  • 2/3 cup dark brown sugar;
  • 3 eggs, lightly beaten;
  • 2 cups self raising flour, sifted;
  • 1 tsp baking powder;
  • 1/3 cup cocoa powder, sifted;
  • 1 cup Greek yogurt (full fat or light will work well);
  • 1/2 cup milk of your choice (I used soy milk as this is the milk we drink at home); and
  • 250g dark cooking chocolate, chopped semi-finely;
Chopped chocolate for the cake

For the chocolate sauce:

  • 100g dark chocolate; and
  • 1/4 cup thicken cream.


For the cake:

  1. Preheat the oven to 160 degree Celsius and grease a 22cm round cake tin;
  2. In a large bowl, place the melted butter and brown sugar and beat together with a wooden spoon until well mixed. Then add the lightly beaten eggs and beat together until well combined and mixed;
  3. Then, add the flour and baking powder and mix until well combined;
  4. Add the cocoa powder and greek yogurt and mix until well combined;
  5. Finally add the milk and chopped chocolate and mix until well combined;
  6. Pour the mixture in the cake tin and bake for 55-65 minutes or until a skewer comes out clean when inserted into the cake. Allow the cake to cool;
Baked chocolate cake

For the chocolate sauce:

  1. Melt the chocolate in a saucepan on medium heat. Then add the cream and stir until smooth. Remove the saucepan from heat and allow the chocolate sauce to cool for 5 minutes;
  2. Spread the chocolate sauce on the top of the cake;
  3. Enjoy:) This chocolate cake is best served slightly warmed up and for a more decadent dessert, vanilla ice cream goes well with this cake πŸ™‚


Delicious gooey chocolate cake

Happy baking,


Xx πŸ’‹

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