Chocolate Lovers, Try August’s Challenge: Flourless Chocolate Cake

Can't get enough cocoa? You'll love this month's challenge: flourless chocolate cake. It's rich, decadent and oh-so good.

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August’s Bakeable Challenge

Is there any treat better than a luscious chocolate cake—especially a rich, flourless chocolate cake? We think not! This month we’re embracing all things decadent with this flourless chocolate cake.

You might think that flourless chocolate torte is something reserved for restaurant dessert menus, but it’s surprisingly easy to make at home. Just grab your favorite chocolate, some eggs and start whisking!

How to Participate

  • Make this luxe chocolate cake: This flourless chocolate cake is such a treat, and it’s a straightforward recipe. Give it a try this month! And if you’re still craving more chocolate, try one of these truly opulent cocoa-flavored desserts.
  • Share photos of your creations: You can share pics on the Bakeable Facebook group or on Instagram (use #bakeable). We’d love to see what you come up with and will share your pictures to inspire others (we might even feature your bakes in an upcoming newsletter or article).
  • Ask questions: If you need help or a few baking tips, talk with our Taste of Home baking pros or others taking the challenge. They’re ready to answer all your questions in our Facebook group.

Baking Resources

This cake recipe is a great next step once you’ve mastered basic cakes. It incorporates a few next-level techniques—but good skills that regular bakers know well. Here are tips to make your time in the kitchen go smoothly.

See Who’s Taking the Bakeable Challenge

Check out the challenge recipe, plus some of the bakers who conquered it. Bake along with us! Check out the challenge recipe, plus some of the bakers who conquered it. Bake along with us!

June: Confetti Cake


May: Banana Bread

April: Lemon Bundt Cake

See What’s Next

Every month we’ll be introducing a new challenge. You can see what’s coming next by subscribing to our newsletter or joining the Bakeable Facebook group. We’ll also be posting more recipes, more tips and checking out your photos and stories. We’d love to keep up with you!

Lisa Kaminski
Lisa is an associate editor at Taste of Home where she gets to embrace her passion for baking. She pours this love of all things sweet (and sometimes savory) into Bakeable, Taste of Home's baking club. At home, you'll find her working on embroidery and other crafts.