Best Darned Cake Ever-Connie

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Ingredients

1 box chocolate cake mix
4 eggs-at room temperature
1 stick melted butter
2-3 Tbsp water
1 box powered sugar
1 large pkg of cream cheese

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Connie Ottman Recipe
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Orlando, FL (pop. 238,300)
cottman
Member Since Oct 2011
Connie's notes for this recipe:
This recipe has been passed among family and friends for several years. It is easy, with few ingredients, and the taste is wonderful. The recipe makes great cupcakes also. Enjoy!
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Directions

1
Mix chocolate cake mix, 1 egg, melted butter, and water
to make batter. (The batter will be stiff.)
2
Pat batter into a GREASED 9x13 pan.
3
Mix powdered sugar, 3 eggs and cream cheese.
4
Pour topping over batter.
5
Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes. Check cake after 25 minutes as ovens very in heat.
6
Cake will pull away from sides of the pan but will be softer in the middle.
7
Allow to cool 10 to 15 minutes before cutting.

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user Connie Ottman cottman - Feb 17, 2012
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user Connie Ottman cottman - Feb 17, 2012
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user Marcy Baha missmarcy - Feb 17, 2012
Sounds like a french butter cake recipe a friend gave me years ago from Illinois! cannot wait to try it! thanks for sharing!
user Paula Todora ptodora - Feb 17, 2012
I like this recipe because it looks like it's easy to make, and I know it has to be moist with that topping you pour over it! I've got to try it-I guess you could use any flavor cake mix?
user Marcy Baha missmarcy - Feb 17, 2012
The recipe I was giving originally for this was yellow cake. cannot wait to do the chocolate one!

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