- 1 c
- butter, softened
- 3+1/2 c
- granulated sugar, divided
- 1 c
- cocoa, unsweetened
- 1+1/2 c
- flour, divided
- 3 pkg
- cream cheese, softened, 8 oz each
- eggs (yes nine)
- 2+1/2 tsp
- vanilla, divided
For the bottom layer, cream butter and 2 cups of sugar.
Add cocoa and 4 eggs.
Mix thoroughly on low speed.
Add 1 cup flour and 1 tsp vanilla, mixing again.
Pour into pan.
For the top layer, in a clean bowl mix cream cheese and 1 1/2 cups sugar on high until smooth.
Add 5 eggs and mix on low speed.
Add 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla, 1/2 cup flour mix again.
Pour this over chocolate layer, swirling a bit to give it a zebra effect.
Bake 45 - 55 minutes or until center sets.