Bestest Chocolate Cake EVER!!!!!!

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Missy Wimpelberg

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@MWimpelberg

This is my aunt's recipe. We make this for special occasions. This is the easiest cake to make. I am not a big cake fan, but this cake is SO AWESOME, you will not be disappointed. While it is seems very simple, you will be amazed at the flavor.

Rating:

★★★★★ 8 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8-12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

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  • CHOCOLATE CAKE

  • 1 stick
    butter or margarine
  • 1/2 c
    vegetable oil
  • 1 c
    hot water
  • 4 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    buttermilk
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • FROSTING

  • 1/2 stick
    butter or margaine
  • 6 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 6 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1/2 to 1 box
    powdered su

How to Make Bestest Chocolate Cake EVER!!!!!!

Step-by-Step

  1. In a medium sauce pan melt and boil about a minute: 1 stick of butter
    1/2 cup oil (or crisco)
    1 cup of hot water
    4 T of cocoa powder
  2. While the above items are boiling, in a mixing bowl put:
    2 cups plain flour
    2 cups of sugar
    Mix and add:
    1/2 cup buttermilk
    1 t baking soda
    1/2 t salt
    2 eggs
    1 t vanilla
    Then mix the the cooked ingredients to the next set of ingredients. Then beat well and put in 9 x 13 pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 25 to 30 minutes, until center is firm (do not overcook).
  3. while cake is baking make frosting:
    1/2 stick butter
    2 T cocoa
    6 T milk
    1/2 to 1 box of powdered sugar
    Bring butter and milk to a boil and add cocoa, mix well. Remove from heat and add sugar until you have icing a little thicker than pancake mix. Then drizzle on the cake, as soon as it comes out of the oven. You can sprinkle with nuts and marshmellows to add a little fun:) Let cool, then enjoy.

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Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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