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Double Chocolate Swirl Cake Recipe

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


  • 1 cup (2 sticks) butter or margarine , softened
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2-3/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 6 tablespoons HERSHEY'S Cocoa , divided
  • 1-1/4 teaspoons baking soda , divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup buttermilk or sour milk*
  • 1/2 cup HERSHEY'S Syrup
  • COCOA GLAZE (recipe follows)


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

2. Beat butter and sugar in large mixer bowl until light and fluffy; blend in eggs and vanilla. Combine flour, 3 tablespoons cocoa, 1-1/8 teaspoons baking soda and salt; add alternately with buttermilk to butter mixture. Remove 1 cup batter and place in small bowl. Pour remainder of batter into prepared pan. Stir chocolate syrup, remaining 3 tablespoons cocoa and remaining 1/8 teaspoon baking soda into reserved 1 cup batter; pour over batter in pan. DO NOT MIX.

3. Bake 1 hour and 5 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 15 minutes; remove from pan. Cool completely. Glaze with COCOA GLAZE. 12 to 16 servings.


1/4 cup HERSHEY'S Cocoa

3 tablespoons water

1 tablespoon light corn syrup

2 tablespoons butter or margarine

1 cup powdered sugar

1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Combine cocoa, water, corn syrup and butter in small saucepan. Cook, stirring constantly, over low heat until mixture thickens; remove from heat. Gradually add powdered sugar and vanilla; beat until smooth. 1 cup glaze.

* To sour milk: Use 1 tablespoon white vinegar plus milk to equal 1 cup.

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