Dense Chocolate Cake

Catalina Castravet
By Catalina Castravet
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5 from 11 reviews

Dense Chocolate Cake is the perfect center piece for a football themed party.

I love making fun and delicious cakes like my other popular once Cinnamon Coffee Cake and Pumpkin Cheesecake.

Dense Chocolate Cake

Dense Chocolate Cake

Today, I will be sharing with you the details of a delicious Dense Chocolate Cake. It was crafted specifically for a Big Game Party. I will also tell you how I get ready to host my parties.

So lets dive into all this fun and delicious football thing, as it can be pretty amazing! Now, when I plan a party I go thru a few key questions that are first on my list:

  • What is my budget?
  • How many people are coming?
  • Do those people have any allergies?
  • Any specific diets: vegetarian or vegan?

Based on these key answers I start crafting my menu. Also, trying to make sure that I have food that everyone will enjoy. In addition, need to make sure I have enough left to spend on decorations to make my party festive.

Big Game Decorations Idea

In terms of themed Big Game decorations, I try to invest in a few center pieces and smaller pieces:

  • Football Lanterns – you can either put them on the table, thru the house, or hanging from the ceiling
  • Football Whirls – they are very easy to attach to the ceiling and they add a pop of color, looking nice and shiny
  • Big Game toothpicks – they are colorful and can be used on cakes and appetizers
  • Big Game table runner – this one is a must in my opinion. A football field table runner will add a nice touch to your party and can be also used for fun games, or another idea is to set up different foods based on the yard marks 🙂

Dense chocolate cake

The Dense Chocolate Cake is basically a chocolate brownie football field that was stuffed with mini snickers. Then, covered in green mint buttercream, and on top of it lays a chocolate football ball made with pepsi.

dense chocolate cake

This cake is chocolaty and refreshing and your guests will love it!

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5 from 11 reviews

Dense Chocolate Cake

Dense Chocolate Cake is the perfect center piece for a football themed party.

Author: Catalina Castravet Serves: 16 servings
Prep time: 30 minutes Cook time: 1 hour Total time: 1 hr 30 mins

Ingredients

For the Field Layer

Pepsi Football Cake

Mint Buttercream:

Instructions

For the Field Layer:

Pepsi Football Cake

Mint Buttercream:

Assemble:

Nutrition information

Calories: 597 Carbohydrates: 87 Protein: 5 Fat: 21 Saturated Fat: 8 Cholesterol: 56 Sodium: 317 Potassium: 129 Fiber: 4 Sugar: 45 Vitamin A: 1540 Vitamin C: 0.2 Calcium: 99 Iron: 2.9
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alina

so beautiful, looks like a lot of work for this one :)

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Thanks Alina :)

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Robin Rue (@massholemommy)

What a party and what a cake! wow! I would love to make this cake for our Super Bowl party!

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Jeanette

My hubby is a chocoholic this would be a perfect dessert for Game day! I can't wait to make this for him.

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Stacie @ Divine Lifestyle

That cake looks so yummy! There's nothing like a nice, moist cake. It's perfect for any situation.

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Yes, cake is always on my list for a perfect party!

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lisa

I love the Superbowl. I always want to have a party, but with it being a Sunday I settle for family party. I would love to make this cake though. We love chocolate.

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Lisa, I am sure your family will love the cake :) and the salsa too!

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Kelli @ 3 Boys and a Dog

I love the chocolate football cake! A lot of recipes have floated through social media, in preparation of the BIG game! This one by far has me hooked! Thank you for sharing!

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Thank you Kelli!

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Alison

oh my gosh that cake looks delicious!! Well the whole spread is pretty awesome but that cake tho....

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Thanks Alison!

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Your party treats look amazing! I would never think to turn a chocolate cake into a football.

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Thank you!

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Megan Elford

I never would have thought of putting Snickers in a cake, but I bet it tastes SO good! Totally creative and unexpected -- I love it!

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Oh yes, you can't go wrong with that combo!

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Miles L.

That is a great chocolate cake for the game day! This makes me more excited for the Super Bowl! :)

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Thank you Miles!

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Erica Brooks

That cake looks fantastic. I don't even watch the Superbowl but I'd like that snack station. LOL

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Thats the beauty of it, you can just eat it while everyone else is watching the game :)

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alexandria

Just asked my friend if she wanted to have a Super Bowl party with me. I want to make fun stuff like this! I can't wait for the big game. Panthers have it.

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I am sure your party will be so much fun :) enjoy it!

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Jessica Simms

Can I come to your house for the Superbowl? You have everything you need to have a fun party!

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Jessica, you are officially invited!

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Ciao Florentina

That is a pretty awesome cake ! I love everything you did here, so creative and fun !

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Thank you Florentina!

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Valerie

Not only does that look cute, but it sounds delicious! It would be perfect for the big game party!

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Nicole

That cake looks amazingly delicious !! I am so not a baker at all, I had such a craving for sweets yesterday and we went out to our local bakery and picked up sweets!

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Nicole, this cake is so easy to make, you can definitely give it a try.

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Ron Leyba

What a way to spend the time for the upcoming big game day. Love the recipe and that chocolate cake, oh wow!

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Thanks Ron!

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victoria

I am a huge fan of chocolate cake! i really want to try this right now..

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Bonnie @wemake7

What an awesome giveaway! I love this set up as well. So awesome, would love to be at your house during the game. =)

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Melissa

That cake looks so good. I wouldn't want to cut into it and mess it up! Same goes for the snackstadium.

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OurFamilyWorld

The cake looks amazing! What a fun game day party. I will bookmark your recipe for later.

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Ann Bacciaglia

That cake looks so delicious. These are great game day snack ideas.

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Chubskulit Rose

I have been seeing a lot of game day treat ideas . I can totally see myself difgging in to that cake.

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Crystal Lopez

Awesome game day food ideas! I love the cake and think it is perfect for the upcoming game day watching!

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Kathy

These are great food ideas! I love the football cake. That is really awesome! I may need to make one of those for the big Superbowl game!

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Rebecca Swenor

These are amazing recipes and decorations for a game day party indeed. I love how this cake looks and sounds along with the mango jalapeno salsa. Yummy!!! Thanks for sharing these ideas.

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Thank you Rebecca, both the cake and all the other snacks were amazing!

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Chrystal | Nevermore Lane

Isn't that chunky salsa heavenly? I just love it and buy it all the time. When it comes to any sort of party, you just cant go wrong with chocolate yummies.

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Yes, I love that chunky salsa!

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Jesica H

Oh my that cake looks so delicious my mouth is watering!!! If only we could reach through the screen and steal a piece! What a fun set up for a football party!

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Julie (xfallenmoon)

That's a CAKE?!?!? WOW!!!! That's brilliant. I love how you turned it into a themed shape. I've tried doing a theme cake before, not a football though, but it didn't quite turn out how I had planned.

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Thanks Julie, this cake is incredibly easy to make!

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Emma Spellman

This is the cutest super bowl party I have ever seen. I have never thrown and Super Bowl party, but this makes me want to.

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Digna

Now that's an amazing cake! Looks like you are all ready for the game!

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Samantha K

I love how the cake turned out! It is perfect for game day!! (client)

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Thank you Samantha!

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HilLesha

That is certainly perfect for a Game Day party. That chocolate looks and sounds delicious in every sense of the word!

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Marielle Altenor

That cake looks so moist! I can see myself staying in the kitchen stuffing my face while everyone is watching the game lol

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lol thats one when to enjoy it :)

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nicole @ I am a Honey Bee

I don't care who is in the super bowl this year, I only care about the food! This cake looks for

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*** perfect for Super Bowl Snacking!

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