Granny's Irish Potato Chocolate Cake

Granny's Irish Potato Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Sandra Santorelli

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@happycakes

My granny made this cake and it has been passed down. it is so good. dense and very moist. does not call for an iceing. never any left.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
8-10
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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1 c
butter
2 c
sugar
3 c
flour
1/2 c
milk
4 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
clove, ground
1/4 tsp
nutmeg
1 c
plain cooked mashed potatos
1 c
pecan chopped
4
eggs

How to Make Granny's Irish Potato Chocolate Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Boil your potatos and mash. Sift all of the dry ingredients. Melt butter. Now mix all ingredients together mixing with a wooden spoon. I lightly beat the eggs before adding. Also make sure their are no big lumps in the potatoes. Mix very well.
    Pour batter into a greased & floured bundt pan.
  • 2Bake in a pre-heated oven at 350 for 1 hour. Checking to see if inserted toothpick comes out clean. DO NOT OVER COOK.
  • 3This recipe does not call for and icing, however if you like you can add one. We have always eaten without one. I hope you will enjoy this cake.

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About Granny's Irish Potato Chocolate Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Irish
Hashtag: #Irish




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