Dark Chocolate Orange Cake Recipe

Dark Chocolate Orange Cake Recipe

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How To Make Dark Chocolate Orange Cake

Indulge your taste buds with a serving of this rich chocolate orange cake, packed with a zesty hint of orange, and topped with a silky dark chocolate glaze!

Preparation: 20 minutes
Cooking: 1 hour
Total: 1 hour 20 minutes



  • 10tbspbutter,softened
  • cupswhite sugar
  • 4eggs
  • cupsour cream
  • 1tspvanilla extract
  • 2tbsporange zest,grated
  • 2cupsall-purpose flour
  • cupunsweetened cocoa powder
  • ¼tspbaking soda
  • ¼tspsalt
  • ½cupalmonds,chopped


  1. In a bowl, cream the butter with sugar. Beat in the eggs, then the sour cream, vanilla, and orange rind.

  2. In another bowl, stir together the flour, cocoa, baking soda, and salt. Beat into the creamed mixture just until incorporated, and then stir in the almonds.

  3. Turn the batter into a greased and floured tube pan.

  4. Bake in a 350 degrees F oven for 1 hour, or until it tests done with a toothpick. Let cool on a rack.

  5. Serve and enjoy!


  • Calories: 299.96kcal
  • Fat: 14.84g
  • Saturated Fat: 7.41g
  • Trans Fat: 0.34g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 4.95g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1.36g
  • Carbohydrates: 39.19g
  • Fiber: 2.73g
  • Sugar: 22.13g
  • Protein: 5.60g
  • Cholesterol: 73.21mg
  • Sodium: 89.24mg
  • Calcium: 44.67mg
  • Potassium: 156.48mg
  • Iron: 1.84mg
  • Vitamin A: 108.49µg
  • Vitamin C: 1.26mg
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