Black Joe Cake

Black Joe Cake Recipe

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Ginger Marks


This recipe has been passed down through the last four generations in our family, n' I have just recently passed it onto my daughter when she moved out. A super moist chocolate cake that is a sure hit w/ any chocolate lover.


★★★★★ 2 votes

20 people
15 Min
40 Min


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2 c
all purpose flour
1 3/4 c
2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
baking powder
3/4 c
cocoa powder
1 tsp
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 c
cooking oil
1 c
1 c
"very "strong coffee

How to Make Black Joe Cake


  • 1mix all dry ing. together
  • 2add other things in order as listed
  • 3after all ing. are in continue mixing for 3 minutes
  • 4turn batter into a 9x13 greased n' floured glass pan
  • 5bake @ 350 for approx. 40 minutes
  • 6This cake loses flavor if you over bake it
  • 7I usually top this cake w/ a homemade peanut butter icing, but it goes good w/ vanilla icing also

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About Black Joe Cake

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

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