Great Grandma’s Texas Sheet Cake

Great Grandma’s Texas Sheet Cake Recipe

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Baby Kato

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This recipe is posted for Culinary Quest - Texas. Recipe found at downhomedarling.com/great-grandmas-t... .

Heritage recipes are always the best, tried and true like this lovely cake. I cannot wait to make this tasty sounding treat.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6 - 12 (1 sheet cake)
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • CAKE INGREDIENTS

  • 2 stick
    butter
  • 4 Tbsp
    unsweetened cocoa
  • 1 c
    water
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • dash(es)
    salt
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 Tbsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
    buttermilk
  • FROSTING INGREDIENTS

  • 1 stick
    butter
  • 5 Tbsp
    unsweetened cocoa
  • 6 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1 box
    icing sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make Great Grandma’s Texas Sheet Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 and grease a 18″x13″ cookie sheet.
  2. Mix flour, sugar, salt, eggs, and vanilla in a bowl.
  3. Mix the baking soda into the buttermilk and then add it to your other ingredients.
  4. Boil butter, cocoa, and water for 2 minutes and then add it to your mixing bowl.
  5. Mix well and pour batter into a greased 18×13″ cookie sheet.
  6. Bake at 375 for 20-25 minutes
  7. While the cake is baking prepare the frosting.
  8. In a medium saucepan heat butter until melted. Add cocoa and stir until it is dissolved. Add milk and vanilla and bring to a boil. Let boil for 1 minute.
  9. Add confectioners sugar and stir until the sugar is well incorporated.
  10. 9. Pour hot frosting onto hot cake.
  11. Enjoy!!!

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About Great Grandma’s Texas Sheet Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southwestern




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