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.

Rating:
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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)

Step-By-Step

1Mix first five ingredients in a large mixing bowl.
2In 2 qt sauce pan, combine water, cocoa, butter and shortening. Bring to a boil, stirring occasionally.
3Pour hot chocolate mixture over dry ingredients and blend. Add buttermilk, eggs, vanilla, and blend.
4Bake at 400 for 20 minutes in greased 11x16 pan.
5FROSTING: 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