Jeane Hafley Recipe

BEST Chocolate Cake ever !!

By Jeane Hafley Meshach


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Very MOIST Chocolate Cake with a delicious chocolate frosting. A BIG hit every time.

Ingredients

1 3/4 c
all-purpose flour
2 c
granulated sugar
3/4 c
cocoa powder
2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
2 large
eggs
1 c
strong black coffee, cooled
1 c
buttermilk
1/2 c
vegetable oil or coconut oil
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
baking powder

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine flour, sugar, cocoa, baking soda, baking powder, and salt in a large mixing bowl or stand mixer.
2
Add eggs, coffee, buttermilk, coconut oil, and vanilla.
3
Beat at medium speed for two minutes. Batter will be thin.
4
Pour batter into a greased and floured 9x13 pan,or two 9 inch cake pans.
5
Bake at 350 degrees for 35-40 minutes for a 9x13,or 30-35 minutes for layer pans.
6
CHOCOLATE FROSTING ~

1/2 cup of softened butter
2 ounces melted unsweetened chocolate, cooled
3 cups powdered sugar
3 Tbsp. milk
2 tsp. real vanilla extract
7
DIRECTIONS for Chocolate Frosting ~

COMBINE frosting ingredients and mix with a hand mixer. Spread frosting on cooled cakes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes

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6 Comments

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Tiana Paal Tianap
Apr 27, 2012
I made this cake today. It was moist and delicious.
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Dee Stillwell LILLYDEE
Apr 22, 2012
I will post one as soon as I need to make a cake.. so I can get the measurments right..since I never measure.I have a chocolate version too. Here is a pic of it used on a German chocolate cake.

Daddy's Birthday Cake - German Chocolate Cake
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Sharon Calimano Calimano
Apr 9, 2012
Any suggestions for a wonderful, chocolate butter-cream frosting? (This would be used for a wedding cake! The frosting has gotta knock their socks off!!!)
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Mar 8, 2012 - Karla Everett shared this recipe with discussion group: COCONUT LOVERS UNITE
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Jeane Hafley Meshach
Mar 3, 2012
Thanks for the update. I will try that next time! So, you are putting the peanut butter in the frosting, along with the chocolate? that would be awesome. I