Rating: 3.73 stars
52 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 17
  • 4 star values: 15
  • 3 star values: 11
  • 2 star values: 7
  • 1 star values: 2

This simple chocolate cake is a favorite of Lucinda Scala Quinn's oldest son, Calder. Topped with whipped cream and sliced strawberries, it makes for an easy and delicious dessert.

Mad Hungry, April 2011, Mad Hungry, April 2011

Gallery

Read the full recipe after the video.

Recipe Summary

Yield:
Makes 1 two-layer cake
Advertisement

Ingredients

Ingredient Checklist

Directions

Instructions Checklist
  • Bake cakes and cool completely.

    Advertisement
  • Whip the cream to soft peaks, add the sugar and vanilla, and whip again until just stiffened. Do not over mix!

  • Slice the top off 1 cake round to make a flat surface. Spread bottom cake round with a thick layer of whipped cream. Top with a layer of half the amount of strawberries. Top with the other cake round and spread with another thick layer of whipped cream. Top with remaining strawberries.

  • Slice and serve with any extra whipped cream and berries on the side.

Advertisement

Reviews (2)

52 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 17
  • 4 star values: 15
  • 3 star values: 11
  • 2 star values: 7
  • 1 star values: 2
Rating: Unrated
05/31/2013
This looks wonderful, but I am going to try it using raspberries on top & raspberry jam or preserves in the center...
Rating: Unrated
04/11/2013
I love Martha cake so wonderful thank you http://www.dzfemme.com/vb