Sure, there are lots of people who claim they have the key to a super moist chocolate cake. But this recipe is it. One bite of this luxurious chocolate cake topped with rich, chocolate buttercream frosting, and you’ll agree. This is THE super moist chocolate cake recipe and the only recipe for chocolate cake you’ll ever need.
Sour cream adds richness to the cake batter. Unsweetened cocoa powder makes it chocolaty without adding extra steps like chopping and melting chocolate. And coffee? It has just the right level of bitterness to counter the cake's sweetness, which has the effect of intensifying the chocolate flavor.