Peppermint Hot Chocolate Layered Cake
A revamp of your traditional chocolate cake; moister and with a hint of Peppermint to bring you back to the warmth of a cup of Hot Chocolate on a winter day!
People often settle for the usual chocolate cake at parties or other get-togethers. It’s either too dry, not enough flavor, or so sweet it makes your teeth hurt. This peppermint hot chocolate layered cake aimed to be none of that.
With peppermint hot chocolate being our flavor story goal to bring this chocolate cake to life, we were able to accomplish just that. This cake is moist, full of flavor, and the hint of peppermint rounds out this cake to bring you back to winter snowy days.
This cake can be a great stepping stone to changing the way you look at cakes! By adding a soak to your baked cake, it will hold its moisture a lot longer than other cakes. Plus, it adds another layer of flavor on top of your sponge. Don’t be intimidated by the steps (even though there are a lot!), it is a lot simpler than you think to make this beautiful cake and impress all of your friends and family!
Please note that many of our recipes will now be listed by weight instead of volume. We have found that the accuracy of weight baking to be well worth the adjustment. We have provided estimates in volume, but they are just estimates since it varies from item to item and how you scoop your ingredients. So, with that, we highly suggest you invest in a nice scale and a gem scale to measure your ingredients!