June 11th is National German Chocolate Cake Day!

June 11th is National German Chocolate Cake Day! It’s NOT from Germany, it’s 100% American! In 1852, American Samuel German created a dark baking chocolate (with a higher sugar content than previous baking chocolate) for the Baker Chocolate Company. Baker’s “German’s Sweet Chocolate’s” brand was named for him. In 1957, “German’s Chocolate Cake” recipe was published in the … Continue reading June 11th is National German Chocolate Cake Day!