easy cake glaze (chocolate ganache)

Indulgently simple chocolate glaze made with chocolate chips and heavy cream

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Chocolate Mini Loaves With Ganache

3 things that make this glaze so amazing and worth being my go to chocolate glaze: it’s so simple and easy, it’s a gorgeous glaze and it’s indulgent and decadent.

Easy Chocolate Glaze

Did I mention this has just 2 ingredients? Yes, I said “2”. Plus you use the microwave and not the stove.

Microwave and stir, Microwave and stir… until you have the best chocolate glaze. No glaze or frosting could be easier.

shiny chocolate glaze for cake

This ganache is gorgeous, just gorgeous. It is a shiny glaze and it makes my bundt cakes even more elegant and beautiful when I top them with this stunning glaze. Who doesn’t love beautiful bundt cakes?

easy chocolate ganache glaze

decadent, rich chocolate ganache glaze

If you are watching points, calories or macros, etc. stop reading here.

This is loaded with indulgent, heavenly flavor. The chocolate chips melted into the heavy cream give it its creamy texture and decadent, rich flavor.

It makes a sinful dessert even more sinful. You are going to need to be prayed up before you dig into a dessert topped with this glaze. If not, it could lead to seconds or even thirds.

Tools used in simple chocolate ganache

chocolate glaze for bundt cake

ingredients in easy chocolate ganache

  • Chocolate chips
  • Heavy cream – you can also use whipping cream.

Final Thoughts On This Easy Cake Glaze

This decadent chocolate glaze is a divine way to top off your cake. You will love how easy it is to make and how rich and creamy it tastes. It is sure to become your go to chocolate glaze.

In case you have any queries regarding the recipe feel free to reach out via the comment section or the contact page. Also, if you have tried this recipe, I would love to hear about your experiences.

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2 ingredient chocolate glaze (easy ganache)

easy, shiny chocolate ganache made with chocolate chips and heavy cream.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword easy chocolate glaze, chocolate glaze, chocolate ganache, easy chocolate ganache, 2 ingredient chocolate ganache
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 18 servings
Calories 70kcal
Cost $2.00



  • Add chocolate chips and cream in a microwave safe bowl.
  • Heat in 20 second increments and mix after each increment.
  • Repeat until ganache is smooth.
  • Spoon, pour or drizzle over cake.



Calories: 70kcal

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