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Easy Peasy Toffee Chocolate Cake

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Easy Peasy Toffee Cake by Nutmeg Nanny

This cake is awesome and crazy easy. No seriously, you don’t even need a mixer. Just a rubber spatula or whisk. This cake also has no eggs or milk so feel free to lick the bowl 🙂

I usually put toffee bits on top of the cake before I pop it into the oven but you can choose to leave it plain or add whatever mix in tickles your fancy. I know from experience it’s awesome with peanut butter chips! The thing I love best about the toffee is that some of the pieces sink deep into the cake so you get little bits of melted toffee deliciousness on top and inside the cake.  Oh did I talk about how moist this cake is? I swear I have never had a more moist cake. We ate the cake right out of the pan (who needs plates?) and not a piece was wasted. I hope you all love the cake as much as we do 🙂 Enjoy!!!


Easy Peasy Toffee Chocolate Cake

Yield: 9x9 pan

Prep Time: 10

Cook Time: 40

Total Time: 50


1 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup white sugar
3 tablespoon cocoa powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/3 cup vegetable oil
1 tablespoon white vinegar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup water
1/2 cup toffee bits (or you can use chocolate chips, peanut butter chips or white chips)


Preheat over to 350 degrees and spray a 9x9 dish with non-stick spray, set aside.

In a large mixing bowl combine all dry ingredients and mix thoroughly.

Add all liquid ingredients to dry ingredients and combine just until blended.

Pour into prepared pan, sprinkle with desired toppings (I used toffee bits) and bake for 30 - 40 minutes or until tester comes out clean.

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Blond Duck

Monday 5th of April 2010

I hope you had a good Easter!

Andre of Cocoa

Sunday 4th of April 2010

That looks so delicious, I think the combination of chocolate and toffee is the key to this wonderful cake. Surely no one will ever resist this kind of cake. Good job and welcome back..:D


Friday 2nd of April 2010

You totally sold me on the cake! I'm all about a moist cake. This is totally scrumptious!


Friday 2nd of April 2010

I'm still here!!! It's been crazy busy on my end as well. I so can't wait to take my first bite of chocolate again!!!