Mayonnaise Cake (from the 1970's)

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Dianne Ward

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@dianne710

This is the recipe I used many times when my children were little. Moist, flavorful, and it held together for making cut-up cakes ( let's see, there was Snoopy, A Jupiter-C missile, A big daisy, a witch, and a few others. ....memories!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/3 c
    cocoa powder, (the brown container with the h)
  • 2 1/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 1/2 c
    mayonnaise, good quality not generic
  • 1 1/2 c
    water or coffee
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make Mayonnaise Cake (from the 1970's)

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350f.
  2. Mix dry ingredients by sifting or stirring well.
  3. Blend in mayonnaise.
  4. Gradually, beat in water (or coffee) and vanilla.
  5. Beat until smooth.
  6. Grease and flour the pans. Add a waxed paper liner to the bottom.
  7. Bake in the 350 f. oven for 30 minutes.

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About Mayonnaise Cake (from the 1970's)

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




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