Bob Sykes  Perfectly Chocolate Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Bob Sykes "perfectly chocolate" chocolate cake

Patsi Burgess Klein

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@patsiklein

Found this recipe in the Birmingham News paper and made this cake Saturday, and it is absolutely my favorite chocolate cake. Not only was it just super moist, it was one of the easiest cakes i'v ever made, and the frosting is so good! I know you will love this cake. Try it soon!


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Serves:

10-12

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1 3/4 c
all-purpose flour
3/4 c
hershey's cocoa
1 1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
2
eggs
1 c
milk
1/2 c
vegetable oil
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
boiling water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour two 9" round cake pans. ( I used 9x13 pan.)
2
Stir together sugar, flour, cocoa, baking powder, baking soda and salt in mixer bowl.
3
Add eggs, milk, oil and vanilla; beat on medium speed of mixer 2 minutes.
4
Stir in boiling water(batter will be thin).
5
Pour batter into prepared pans.
6
Bake 30-35 minutes or until wooden toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes. Frost.
7
" perfectly chocolate " chocolate frosting
8
1 stick (1/2 cup) butter or margarine(melted)
9
2/3 cup hershey's cocoa
10
3 cups powdered sugar
11
1/3 cup milk
12
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
13
Add melted butter to mixer bowl, stir in cocoa. Alternately add powdered sugar and milk, beating to spreading consistency.
14
Add small amount of additional milk , if needed.
15
Stir in vanilla.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy