You may know that I’ve been making Black Forest Cake for the husband’s birthday for a few years now. (This is last year’s)
But this year, my older son decided he too wanted a Black Forest birthday cake. I made him a chocolate birthday cake last year.
Cherries still aren’t in season though, so I stuck with frozen cherries. But I still used my favourite chocolate layer cake recipe from KAF. The cherry mixture and whipped cream recipes are from from this blog.
I like to make the cake layers ahead of time and freeze them. So that way I won’t get too flustered by having to do too many things on one day! It helps that we have a large upright freezer in the garage.
This time I added some chocolate ganache to go on top.
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