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Mocha-Hazelnut Cream-Filled Cake

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Mocha-Hazelnut Cream-Filled Cake
  • Prep 35 min
  • Total 3 hr 0 min
  • Ingredients 9
  • Servings 16
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Serve your guests with this Hazelnut flavored chocolate cake - a lavishing dessert.
Updated Dec 11, 2014

Ingredients

  • 1 box (1 lb 2.25 oz) butter recipe chocolate cake mix
  • 1 1/3 cups water
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 3 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons instant coffee granules or crystals
  • 2 bags (12 oz each) semisweet chocolate chips (4 cups)
  • 1 bottle (16 oz) hazelnut-flavored liquid nondairy creamer
  • 1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tablespoons chopped hazelnuts (filberts)

Steps

  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. Grease bottoms only of 2 (9-inch) round cake pans. In large bowl, beat cake mix, water, butter, eggs and coffee granules with electric mixer on low speed 30 seconds or until blended. Beat on medium speed 2 minutes. Pour batter into pans. Bake 28 to 33 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes; remove from pans. Cool on cooling racks.
  • 2
    In 3-quart saucepan, heat chocolate chips and creamer over medium-low heat until melted. Remove from heat; beat in cream cheese until smooth. Cover; refrigerate 30 minutes. In small microwavable bowl, reserve 1/2 cup of the chocolate mixture. Beat remaining mixture with electric mixer on medium-high speed until light and fluffy. Spread 1-inch thick layer of frosting over bottom of 1 cake layer. Top with second cake layer, rounded side up. Frost side and top of cake. Microwave reserved 1/2 cup chocolate mixture on High 30 seconds or until soft; spread over top of cake. Sprinkle hazelnuts around top edge. Cover loosely; refrigerate at least 1 hour before serving. Store in refrigerator.

Nutrition Information

550 Calories, 31g Total Fat, 5g Protein, 63g Total Carbohydrate

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
550
Total Fat
31g
0%
Saturated Fat
16g
0%
Sodium
370mg
0%
Total Carbohydrate
63g
0%
Dietary Fiber
4g
0%
Protein
5g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 3 Other Carbohydrate; 6 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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