Grandmas Secret Chocolate Cake

Kellie S

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@Luv2mixitup

I found this recipe going thru one of my grandmas recipes in a box. I decided to make it and share it with you all. alittle of my past brought into the future.


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Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

3/4 c
tomato juice
1/4 c
water
2/3 c
unsweetened cocoa powder
2 1/4 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1 1/2 c
sugar
1/2 c
vegetable oil
3 large
eggs
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
pre heat oven to 350f coat 2 8in rounds with cooking spray
2
in small sauce pan bring tomato juice and water to a boil, whisk in cocoa until smooth and remove from heat.
3
in medium bowl stir together flour, baking soda,baking powder and salt.
4
in a medium bowl, stir together sugar, oil eggs and vanilla until combined. beat in cocoa mixture, beat in flour mixture just until evenly moistened.
5
divide batter between the 2 pans Bake until toothpick comes out clean. 25 to 30 min.
6
let cool , can make a 2 layer cake or use a 9X13 pan ..and use icing of your choice.

I like it best with cream cheese icing.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Collection: Grandma's Table