Coffee-Chocolate Layer Cake with Mocha-Mascarpone Frosting

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Ingredients

2 cups cake flour
3/4 cups unsweetened cocoa powder (natural)
1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
3/4 teaspoons salt
3/4 cups unsalted butter (room temperature)
2 cups golden brown sugar (packed)
3 large eggs
5 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 cup buttermilk
4 teaspoons instant espresso powder
3/4 cups hot water
1/3 cups unsweetened cocoa powder (natural)
1 tablespoon instant espresso powder
1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream (chilled, divided)
1 1/3 cups sugar
16 ounces mascarpone (chilled)
chocolate curls (Bittersweet, optional)
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NutritionView more

670Calories
Sodium22%DV530mg
Fat58%DV38g
Protein22%DV11g
Carbs26%DV77g
Fiber12%DV3g

PER SERVING *

Calories670Calories from Fat340
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat38g58%
Saturated Fat22g110%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol170mg57%
Sodium530mg22%
Potassium370mg11%
Protein11g22%
Calories from Fat340
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate77g26%
Dietary Fiber3g12%
Sugars51g102%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.