10 Decadent Chocolate Layer Cakes

10 Decadent Chocolate Layer Cakes

Chocolate cake. Just thinking about it makes my mouth water. Make it a chocolate layer cake and I almost can't handle it! It's 100% ok to indulge in chocolate cravings any and every time you have one (or is that just me?). These chocolate layer cake recipes aren't just your standard chocolate layer cakes, they are the best of the best. The richest of the richest. The most decadent of all time. Check out these recipes and I guarantee before you finish scrolling you'll have already pulled out your mixer and cocoa powder.

1. Rustic Chocolate Cake With Chocolate Ganache

We’ll start off with a classic but a much richer version. This seemingly traditional chocolate cake is layered with a whipped chocolate ganache. Decorate with molded semi-sweet chocolate for that rustic look.

Find this recipe at Eat Drink Binge..

2. Salted Caramel Cheesecake Cake

Sweet vanilla cheesecake are nestled between layers of deep-dark chocolate cake. Top with delicious homemade caramel frosting and a dark-chocolate-caramel ganache.

Find this recipe at Shugary Sweets..

3. German Chocolate Cake

A true chocolate layer cake classic of the richest kind. Layers of moist cake filled and topped with a nutty coconut pecan frosting.

Find this recipe at I Heart Naptime..

4. Chocolate Espresso Layer Cake

Dense espresso cake is layered with a chocolate espresso Italian meringue buttercream. Don’t mind if I do…

Find this recipe at Savory Simple..

5. Mini Chocolate Nutella Ganache Hazelnut Praline Layer Cake

These mini showstoppers are topped with a creamy Nutella ganache and Hazelnut spikes. Sprinkle with hazelnut praline for even more nutty goodness.

Find this recipe at Domestic Gothess..

6. Brownie Cake

Brownie in a cake? If I have too… Three distinct layers make up the inside of this cake: sweet chocolate chip cookie dough, crunchy Oreo and dense chocolate brownie.

Find this recipe at What's Gaby Cooking?.

7. Chocolate Cake With Mexican Chocolate Frosting

A simple chocolate cake layered with a whipped and spicy Mexican hot chocolate inspired frosting…olé! Garnish with pickled sweet peppers and cinnamon sticks.

Find this recipe at Baking A Moment..

8. Salted Caramel Chocolate Fudge Cake

A salted caramel sauce and whipped chocolate ganache cover this layer cake. Inside you’ll find layers of Swiss meringue buttercream icing between spongey chocolate goodness.

Find this recipe at Domestic Gothess..

9. Black Forest Cake

This cake is oozing with layers of whipped vanilla cream and dark brown sugar sweetened whole cherries. Not for the faint of heart.

Find this recipe at Nutmeg Nanny..

10. Chocolate Brownie Cake With Vanilla Mascarpone Buttercream

Inside this rich and delicious cake you’ll find layers of dark chocolate brownie and creamy coconut filling.

Find this recipe at Peas And Peonies.

What's your favorite chocolate layer cake to bake?