If you love moist cakes and rich chocolate flavor, then you’ll love this chocolate poke cake recipe!

It’s a box cake mix hack, so it’s a cinch to make, and it’s always a crowd-pleaser!


Cooking spray Cocoa powder Chocolate boxed cake mix Sweetened condensed milk Semisweet chocolate chips Butter Powdered sugar Pure vanilla extract Kosher salt Heavy cream

Prepare the chocolate cake mix using the package directions. Bake the cake and let cool.


Poke holes in the cake using a wooden spoon. Stir together sweetened condensed milk and melted chocolate. Pour over cake.


Beat butter, powdered sugar, cocoa powder, vanilla, and salt. Beat in the heavy cream until frosting is creamy.


Spread frosting onto the cake while it’s still in the pan. Sprinkle  chocolate chips over the top.


As you can imagine, chocolate poke cake is one of the most popular flavors, and for good reason: everyone loves chocolate!

Because chocolate poke cake is incredibly easy to make, it’s ideal for parties and special occasions when you’re already busy enough with snacks, main dishes, and sides!

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