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Best Yellow Cake with Milk Chocolate Buttercream
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 25 min
  • total: 45 min
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  • Summary

    This homemade yellow cake recipe will have you feeling like a professional baker. Paired with a delicious milk chocolate buttercream frosting, you can make the perfect layered cake completely from scratch!

    Ingredients

    • 3 cups all-purpose flour
    • 2 teaspoon baking powder
    • ½ teaspoon table salt
    • ½ teaspoon baking soda
    • 1 cup unsalted butter, softened ((2 sticks))
    • 2 cups granulated sugar
    • 4 large eggs (room temperature)
    • 1 cup buttermilk (room temperature)
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • 2 cups 4 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature ((4 sticks))
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 3 cups confectioners’ sugar (powdered sugar)
    • 2 cups milk chocolate chips (melted and cooled a little)
    • ½ teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1 tablespoon heavy cream or whole milk (only if needed)

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    Nutritional Info
    ESHA
    • Servings Per Recipe: 10
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq