Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Colleen Thompson


I also have a great frosting recipe I use with this cake, everyone has always loved this cake!!

*this cake is great for high altitude, I live at almost 9000 feet in the Rocky Mountains, and this cake ALWAYS turns out great!


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30 Min


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  • 1 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 2
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 3 Tbsp
    cocoa, unsweetened
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 c
    soured milk (milk with a shot of vinegar)
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 2 c
  • 1 c
    boiling water

How to Make Chocolate Cake


  1. Cut together Sugar and crisco
  2. Add, eggs, vanilla, cocoa and salt - mix well.
    Add soured milk and baking soda - mix well.
    Add flour and boiled water (still hot) - mix well.
  3. Pour in to lightly greased and floured pan(s). I like to use 2 round cake pans

    Bake at 350° for about 30 min or until a toothpick comes out clean.

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