Texas Sheet Cake

Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

My Mothers favorite. I made sure I copied the recipe years ago.



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Rating:
★★★★★ 10 votes
Comments:
Serves:
several
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 c
flour
2 c
sugar
2 c
butter
4 Tbsp
cocoa
1 c
water
1/2 c
buttermilk
1 tsp
baking soda
2
eggs, slightly beaten
1 tsp
vanilla

ICING

1 stick
butter
6 Tbsp
milk
4 Tbsp
cocoa
16 oz
powdered sugar
1 c
chopped pecans, this is good without the nuts also.
1 tsp
vanilla

Step-By-Step

1In a bowl, sift together flour and sugar, set aside.

In a saucepan, add the butter, cocoa and water; bring to a boil. Add to the flour mixture and stir well.
2Add the baking soda to the buttermilk, and add to the mixture. Mix in eggs and vanilla. Make sure everything is well combined.
3Pour into a sprayed 11 x 17 sheet pan. Bake at 400 degree for 20 minutes.
4For frosting:

Mix the first three ingredients in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and mix in the powdered sugar, vanilla and pecans. Spread over warm cake.
5Yum!...I forgot how glossy the cake mix gets...with all that butter...don't be counting your calories with this baby...

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #sheet