The Best Homemade Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Welcome to the world of delicious homemade chocolate cake! Get ready to indulge in the best recipe you'll ever taste.

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First, gather all your ingredients: flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, salt, eggs, milk, vegetable oil, and vanilla extract.

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In a large mixing bowl, combine 2 cups of flour, 2 cups of sugar, 3/4 cup of cocoa powder, 2 teaspoons of baking powder, 1 1/2 teaspoons of baking soda, and 1 teaspoon of salt.

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Next, add in 2 eggs, 1 cup of milk, 1/2 cup of vegetable oil, and 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract. Mix until well combined.

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Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and grease a 9x13 inch baking pan. Pour the batter into the pan and smooth out the top.

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Bake for 35-40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Let the cake cool for 10 minutes before removing it from the pan.

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While the cake is cooling, it's time to make the chocolate frosting. In a saucepan, melt 1/2 cup of butter and 2/3 cup of cocoa powder over low heat.

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Once melted, remove from heat and stir in 3 cups of powdered sugar and 1/3 cup of milk. Mix until smooth and creamy.

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Spread the frosting over the cooled cake and let it set for 10-15 minutes. Then, slice and serve your delicious homemade chocolate cake!

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Congratulations, you have just made the best homemade chocolate cake! Enjoy every bite and share this recipe with your friends and family. Happy baking!