Triple Chocolate Cake

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Preparation info

  • Makes one 9 inch 23 cm ) 3-layer cake, about

    16

    servings
    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Modern Baker

The Modern Baker

By Nick Malgieri

Published 2008

  • About

This combination of chocolate cake, chocolate filling, and chocolate glaze is a classic. And the best thing about it is that you can assemble it over a period of several days, or even bake and freeze the cake layers several weeks in advance. The cake is filled and glazed with two different forms of ganache, a chocolate cream made principally from chocolate and heavy cream. The ganache used for filling the cake and spreading over the outside contains more chocolate than the glaze. The former