Best Ever Chocolate Cake

donna morales


Just read one of Jan's post about being able to "adopt" a recipe and had no idea we could do that. She was telling someone where they could find them, and so went looking and adopted this one. Will be working on it to see how it can be improved.This should be really fun.


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2.5 c
1 c
shortening or 2 sticks butter
2.5 c
1/2 c
1/2 tsp
1 c
1 c
boiling water
2 tsp
soda (scant teaspoons)

How to Make Best Ever Chocolate Cake


  • 1Cream sugar and shortening and add eggs, one at a time.
  • 2Sift flour three times with cocoa and salt.
  • 3Add alternately with buttermilk.
  • 4Add soda and water and add to above ingredients.
  • 5Grease and flour 9 x 13 x 2 inch pan.
  • 6Bake at 300 degrees for 90 minutes.
  • 7Test for doneness, then cool and ice with your favorite icing.

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About Best Ever Chocolate Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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