Granny's Irish Potato Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Granny's Irish Potato Chocolate Cake

Sandra Santorelli

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@happycakes

My granny made this cake and it has been passed down. it is so good. dense and very moist. does not call for an iceing. never any left.


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
butter
2 c
sugar
3 c
flour
1/2 c
milk
4 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
clove, ground
1/4 tsp
nutmeg
1 c
plain cooked mashed potatos
1 c
pecan chopped
4
eggs

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Boil your potatos and mash. Sift all of the dry ingredients. Melt butter. Now mix all ingredients together mixing with a wooden spoon. I lightly beat the eggs before adding. Also make sure their are no big lumps in the potatoes. Mix very well.
Pour batter into a greased & floured bundt pan.
2
Bake in a pre-heated oven at 350 for 1 hour. Checking to see if inserted toothpick comes out clean. DO NOT OVER COOK.
3
This recipe does not call for and icing, however if you like you can add one. We have always eaten without one. I hope you will enjoy this cake.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Irish
Hashtag: #Irish