Mom's Chocolate Cake
She would put a fluffy white icing on it.
1 cup sugar; 1 egg white; 1 teaspoon vanilla extract; 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar; 1/2 cup boiling water;
In a medium bowl, stir toghter the sugar,egg white, vanilla, cream of tartar,and boiling water. Beat using an electric mixer until stiff peaks form.If you have a stand mixer, use the whisk attachment.