Definition of devil's food cake in English:

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devil's food cake

Pronunciation: /dev(ə)lz ˈfo͞od ˌkāk/


chiefly North American
A rich chocolate cake.
Example sentences
  • For the devil's food cake: Preheat the oven to 325 degrees.
  • Place a round of devil's food cake on top and fill with the mascarpone sabayon.
  • Desserts have names like ‘chocolate decadence,’ ‘devil's food cake’ and of course, ‘death by chocolate.’

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Syllabification: dev·il's food cake

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