Crazy Cake Recipe

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Crazy Cake

Penny Hall


Everything goes into one pan!

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15 Min


35 Min


3/4 c. vegetable oil
2 t. vinegar
1 t. vanilla
2 c. water
for the cake mix ingredients:
2 c. flour
2/3 c. cocoa powder
1 1/2 t. baking powder
1 1/3 c. sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

This is a crazy cake because you mix the cake all together in the pan that you bake it in. Pour contents of jar into a 9 x 13 inch baking pan, and then add the following ingredients: ingredients listed above:
Stir cake ingredients together using a wire whisk or fork, making certain that all ingredients are completely mixed together. Bake at 350° F. for 35 minutes. Frost as desired or serve sprinkled with powdered sugar, with fresh fruit on the side.
In a large bowl, combine flour, salt, cocoa powder and baking powder. Layer ingredients in jar in order given in a 1 quart canning jar.
It is helpful to tap jar lightly on a padded surface (towel on counter) as you layer the ingredients to make all ingredients fit neatly. Use scissors to cut a 9 inch-diameter circle from fabric of your choice. Center fabric circle over lid and secure with a rubber band. Tie on a raffia or ribbon bow to cover the rubber band.

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About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #desserts