This Chocolate Poke Cake is so easy to make with cake mix. The cake is filled with homemade chocolate ganache and topped with from-scratch chocolate whipped cream frosting for a decadent chocolate cake. Make it, and you’ll get rave reviews!
There are about a million ways to make a poke cake, and one of my favorite versions is this amazing chocolate poke cake with cake mix. It’s so rich and decadent and is so easy to make.
What is a Chocolate Poke Cake?
A poke cake is a cake that has holes poked in it so it can be filled with different kinds of fillings.This poke cake is all about the chocolate! It’s like a triple threat – chocolate cake, ganache filling, and chocolate whipped cream frosting. It’s a chocolate lover’s dream.
It starts with a cake mix, so it’s super easy to make – the magic is in poking holes in the baked cake and then filling them with the ganache. When the cake is ready to be sliced, it might look like an ordinary chocolate cake – but each bite has that rich and creamy ganache. It’s so good.
If you’ve never made a poke cake, I’m sharing all the tips! Or, if it’s been a while since you’ve made a poke cake, add this chocolate version to your list – you will love it!