National German Chocolate Cake Day

National German Chocolate Cake Day

German Chocolate Cake

 Food Facts on German Chocolate Cake

  • German Chocolate Cake is a layered cake filled and topped with a coconut – pecan frosting.
  • The name German Chocolate Cake is named after a chocolate maker named Sam German, who developed dark baking chocolate used in the cake recipe.
  • The filling and topping is a caramel, coconut, and pecan topping.
  • The sides are covered in a chocolate frosting to hold in the filling.
  • One slice of German chocolate cake contains about 640 calories and 38 grams of fat.
  • Despite its name German chocolate cake originated in America.