Grandma's Wacky Cake

Grandma's Wacky Cake Recipe

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Eric Coulbourne


I regret I do not have a frosting recipe for this cake as I make without using any measurements. It is quite good with a chocolate frosting though. My grandma always put a couple tablespoons of coffee in her chocolate frosting makes it quite delicious!


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45 Min
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  • 3 c
  • 2 c
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 4 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp
  • 2 tsp
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 10 Tbsp
    cooking oil
  • 2 c
    cold water

How to Make Grandma's Wacky Cake


  1. Combine all dry ingredients (my grandmother always sifted them together)and blend together in a baking dish
  2. make 3 holes in the dry mixture
  3. In the first hole put vanilla, in the second hole put vinegar, in the third hole put cooking oil
  4. Pour cold water over all and mix until smooth.
  5. Bake in a greased and floured pan. can be done in a 13X9 or two 9 inch rounds. Bake at 350 for 30 mins

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Course/Dish: Cakes
Hashtag: #egg-less

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