Old Fashioned Cola Cake Recipe

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Old Fashioned Cola Cake

Diane Hughes

By
@EricasMa

This one is out of the Cake Doctor Cookbook. It's good and a lot quicker than measuring out all those ingredients when you don't have time to be doing that..


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Serves:

20

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

CAKE

1 pkg
18.5 oz. white cake mix
4 Tbsp
cocoa unsweetened
1 stick
butter, melted
1 c
cola
1/2 c
buttermilk
2 large
eggs
1 tsp
pure vanilla extract
1 1/2 c
mini marshmallows

COLA FROSTING

1 stick
butter
4 Tbsp
cocoa, unsweetened
1/2 c
cola
4 c
powdered sugar, sifted
1 c
chopped pecans

Directions Step-By-Step

1
put rack in center of oven and preheat to 350*F. Lightly spray a 9x13 pan with vegetable oil. Set aside.
2
Place first 7 cake ingredients in your mixer bowl and mix till batter looks well combined. Stir in mini marshmallows. Pour into prepared pan and smooth top with spatula.
3
Bake cake till the top springs back when touched and sides are just beginning to pull away from pan. 40-42 minutes. Remove pan to wire rack to cool for 15 min.
4
Meanwhile, prepare the frosting. Put butter in a med. saucepan. As the butter melts add cocoa and cola. Allow mixture to come to a boil stirring constantly. Remove from heat. Stir in Sugar until smooth and thick. Fold in pecans.
5
Pour the frosting over the top of the cake, spreading with a rubber spatula so it reaches the edges of the cake. Cool 20 minutes before cutting.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy