Chocolate Sheet Cake Recipe

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Chocolate Sheet Cake

Rebekah Moriarty

By
@FrancesHazel

Everyone in my family loves this sheet cake, it's especially popular for birthdays.


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Rating:

Serves:

15

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

CAKE BATTER

2 c
sugar
2 c
flour
1/4 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
water
3 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1/2 c
buttermilk
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 c
butter
1/2 c
shortening

FROSTING

1 stick
butter
4 Tbsp
cocoa powder
6 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla extract
16 oz
powdered sugar
1 c
nuts (optional)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix first five ingredients in a large mixing bowl.
2
In 2 qt sauce pan, combine water, cocoa, butter and shortening. Bring to a boil, stirring occasionally.
3
Pour hot chocolate mixture over dry ingredients and blend. Add buttermilk, eggs, vanilla, and blend.
4
Bake at 400 for 20 minutes in greased 11x16 pan.
5
FROSTING: Frost while cake is still hot.
-Boil butter, cocoa, and milk in a sauce pan.
-Remove from heat, add vanilla and powdered sugar. Blend.
-Stir in nuts (optional).

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #chocolate, #Sheet Cake