Teacherman's No Fail Texas Sheet Cake Recipe

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Teacherman's No Fail Texas Sheet Cake

James Tanis

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@James_Tanis

I've used this multi-generational recipe for potlucks, classroom parties--whenever there is a crowd and I never come home with an extra piece!


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Serves:

a crapload

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

MIX TOGETHER:

2 c
flour
2 c
sugar
1 tsp
baking soda

BOIL:

1 c
water
2 stick
butter
3 1/2 Tbsp
cocoa

POUR ABOVE OVER FLOUR MIXTURE AND MIX WELL, THEN ADD:

1/2 c
buttermilk
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla

MIX WELL AND POUR INTO UNGREASED COOKIE SHEET. BACK AT 400 DEGREES FOR 20 MIN. ADD ICING WHEN CAKE IS SEMI-COOLED.

ICING: MIX TOGETHER AND BRING TO A BOIL, THEN REMOVE FROM HEAT:

3 1/2 Tbsp
cocoa
1 stick
butter
6 Tbsp
milk

ADD ABOVE TO:

1 lb
powdered sugar
1/2 lb
chopped walnuts (optional)

MIX AND SPREAD OVER CAKE.

Directions Step-By-Step

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Directions are in caps and underlined within the recipe. Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #sheet