May 19 – National Devils Food Cake Day

National Devils Food Cake Day

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Food Facts on Devils Food Cake

  • Devils food cake is a moist cake and tastes best prepared with real cocoa.
  • Devils food cake gets its name because of its rich mahogany color.
  • Devil’s food cake has been around since the early 20th century, the recipe can be found in print in 1905.
  • The red velvet cake and a devil’s food cake may have been interchangeable in early cookbooks.
  • Devils food cake recipes call for less egg and more chocolate than traditional chocolate cake.
  • Devil’s Food Cake is a favorite of chocolate lovers everywhere!