Nana's No Name Cake

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2 c flour
2 c sugar
1 1/2 c miniature marshmallows
1/2 c butter
1/2 c oil
3 tablespoons hersheys cocoa
1 c coke soda
1 t baking soda
1 t vanilla
1/2 c buttermilk
2 eggs
1/2 c butter
3 tablespoons hersheys cocoa
16 oz bag powdered sugar
5 or 6 tablespoons coke soda
1 teaspoon vanilla
chopped walnuts or pecans

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Deneece Gursky Recipe
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Miami, FL (pop. 399,457)
Member Since Mar 2011
Deneece's notes for this recipe:
I remember Nana making this when I was a kid, just found the recipe in my recipe shoe box but there is no name on it : ( So it becomes the No Name Cake. The ingredients may seem a bit odd, but the cake is wonderful! Hope you all give it a try. I am planning on making it when I am no longer sick!!
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Sift together flour and sugar in a large bowl. Toss in the miniature marshmallows.
Mix together butter, oil, coke and cocoa in a pan on stove. Bring just to a boil and then pour this over the flour sugar and marshmallow mixture and blend all together well.
mix baking powder in buttermilk until it is dissolved. Now add this, the vanilla and the eggs to the marshmallow mixture, and mix well.
Grease a 9x13 pan well and pour this mixture into it. Bake in preheated 350 degree oven for 30 to 45 minutes or until done.
Mix butter cocoa and coke in a pan on stove. Bring just to a boil.
Put powdered sugar in a bowl and then pour the icing mixture over it. Add the vanilla and blend.
Pour this over the cake while it is still warm. then sprinkle with walnuts

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user Sue H Soos - Sep 4, 2011
Yum Deneece ...
user Deneece Gursky Smokeygirlxo - Sep 4, 2011
I havent had this in so long susan! My Nana passed away seven years ago on my sons first birthday (sept 3) so i have been thinking about her so much this week. even more so then normal. when i am feeling better i am going to make this cake again. : ) It is so very yummy : )
user Marina Neff Kittiecooks - Sep 4, 2011
Sounds almost like a Cocacola cake... or a cross between that and a Rocky Road cake- Either way it sounds completely Yum
user Deneece Gursky Smokeygirlxo - Sep 4, 2011
thanks marina : )

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