Buttermilk Fudge Cake

1
Lisa Meehan

By
@LisaMeehan

This is one of my all-time favorites. An older lady at church made this a lot, and I finally persuaded her to share the recipe with me.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12 - 15
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1 c
    oil
  • 2
    eggs, unbeaten
  • 2 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    buttermilk
  • 5 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 stick
    butter or margarine
  • 1 box
    light brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
    evaporated milk

How to Make Buttermilk Fudge Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Add soda to buttermilk and vanilla.
  2. Put the cocoa in the hot water and set aside until last.
  3. Mix the first six ingredients together.
  4. Add the buttermilk mixture to the first six ingredients.
  5. Add the cocoa and hot water mixture.
  6. Bake in a greased and floured 9x13 pan for 30 to 35 minutes at 350 degrees. Cool in pan.
  7. Mix the margarine, light brown sugar, and canned milk in a saucepan. Bring to a boil. Remove from heat and beat until creamy. (I poured the hot frosting into a cool bowl and placed it into a larger bowl containing cool water and ice to cool the frosting down faster.) Frost cake.

Printable Recipe Card

About Buttermilk Fudge Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

20 Fudging Delicious Recipes

20 Fudging Delicious Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

If you love fudge, then you're going to fudgin love these recipes!

Strawberry Recipes You Need To Make This Summer

Strawberry Recipes You Need to Make This Summer

Kitchen Crew

There are many surprising health benefits of strawberries . They are loaded with Vitamin C which helps support a healthy immune system. Their anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits can help protect...

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

I mean, who doesn't love blueberries? From breakfast to dessert, these blueberry recipes are berry phenomenal.