Advertisement
  • PRIVACY POLICY
  • eStore
  • Promotions
    • Something's Always Happening at Hershey!

    • Don't miss out on all of the exciting sweepstakes, contests, seasonal celebrations and special offers available right now throughout the HERSHEY'S universe. There's always a promotion in motion. To find out about the latest, please visit our individual product websites for more details.

    • Current Promotions

  • Subscribe

    Stay In The Know! Subscribe to HERSHEY'S Free Newsletters.

    Sign up today to receive wonderful recipes, great gift ideas, activities, and lots of tips and advice directly to your email inbox. It's free and easy, and you'll be one of the first to know about special offers, coupons, sweepstakes, and new products.

    Review our Privacy Policy for additional information.

    Go to Subscribe »
Home > Recipes > Halloween Chocolate Cake

Halloween Chocolate Cake Recipe

Halloween Chocolate Cake
  • Expert

Find Similar Recipes:

Cakes x Frostings x Expert x HERSHEY’S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips x HERSHEY’S SPECIAL DARK Mildly Sweet Chocolate Chip x HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate Bar x Mini REESE’S Pieces x HERSHEY’S Cocoa x Halloween x
Please wait..Loading
Skill Level:
Advanced

Everybody's Rating:

Close X

Nutrition Information

Serving Size: 1 piece
Servings per Recipe: 12

  Amount Per Serving %DV *
Calories 520 -
Calories from Fat 0 -
Total Fat 21g 0% DV
Saturated Fat 0g 0% DV
Trans Fat 0g -
Cholesterol 0mg 0% DV
Sodium 0mg 0% DV
Total Carbohydrates 0g 0% DV
Dietary Fiber 0g 0% DV
Sugars 0g -
Protein 0g -
Vitamin A - 0% DV
Vitamin C - 0% DV
Calcium - 0% DV
Iron - 0% DV

*Percent Daily Values (% DV) are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Ingredients

  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup dairy sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • CHOCOLATE COATED ICE CREAM CONE (recipe follows)
  • ORANGE FROSTING (recipe follows)
  • DECORATOR'S FROSTING(recipe follows)
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1-1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 cup HERSHEY'S Cocoa
  • 1 cup boiling water
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 (6.0 oz.) HERSHEY'S Milk Chocolate Bar, broken into pieces
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened

Directions

1. Heat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 12-cup fluted tube pan.

2. Stir together chocolate bar pieces, butter and water in medium bowl until chocolate is melted. Stir together flour, sugar, cocoa, baking soda and salt in large bowl; gradually add butter mixture, beating until well blended. Add eggs, sour cream and vanilla; beat on medium speed 1 minute. Pour batter into prepared pan.

3. Bake 50 to 55 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center of cake comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pan to wire rack. Cool completely. Meanwhile, prepare CHOCOLATE COATED ICE CREAM CONE. Drizzle ORANGE FROSTING over cake. Place ice cream cone into center of cake for pumpkin stem. Using leaf decorating tip, pipe leaves onto 'pumpkin' with DECORATOR FROSTING. 10 to 12 servings.

CHOCOLATE COATED ICE CREAM CONE: Place 1 cup HERSHEY'S SPECIAL DARK Chocolate Chips or HERSHEY'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips and 1 tablespoon shortening (do not use butter, margarine, spread or oil) in small microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 1 minute; stir. If necessary, microwave at MEDIUM an additional 15 seconds at a time, stirring after each heating, just until chips are melted and mixture is smooth when stirred. Spoon melted chocolate over outside of flat-bottom ice cream cone. Refrigerate until chocolate is firm, about 30 minutes.

ORANGE FROSTING: Place 1/3 cup butter or margarine in microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) 1 minute or until melted. Stir in 2 cups powdered sugar, 2 teaspoons freshly grated orange peel and 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract. Stir in 2 to 4 tablespoons hot water for desired consistency. Stir in red and yellow food color for desired color.

DECORATOR FROSTING: Combine 3 tablespoons water and 1 tablespoon meringue powder in small bowl. Add 1-1/2 cups powdered sugar and 1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract; beat on high speed of mixer until stiff. Stir in green food color for desired color.

Facebook Comments

HERSHEY'S Kitchens Reviews

Rate and Review

There aren’t any reviews for this Recipe yet. Be the first to write a review.

Become a Member

Become a Member

  • - Write reviews
  • - Save your favorite recipes
  • - Get the newsletter
Sign Up
Wounded Warrior

Introducing HERSHEY’S Spreads

What will you
make more delicious?

Explore the Possibilities