Mississippi Mud Cake

Mississippi Mud Cake Recipe

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Melissa Kilgore

By
@missy1952

This is my youngest sons and daughter-in-laws favorite cake. I bake it for them every birthday.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12 to 16
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1/2 tsp
salt
2 c
flour
1 stick
unsalted butter
1/2 c
vegetable oil
1/2 c
cocoa
1/4 c
water
2
eggs
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 c
buttermilk
2 tsp
vanilla
1 jar(s)
marshmallow creme

ICING

1 stick
unsalted butter
3 Tbsp
cocoa
6 Tbsp
milk
1 (16oz) box
confectioners sugar
1 c
chopped pecans or walnuts
1 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make Mississippi Mud Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Pre heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a 13by9-inch baking pan.
  • 2Combine the sugar and flour in a large mixing bowl. Bring the butter, oil, cocoa,and the 1/4 cup water to a boil in a saucepan. ADD to the flour mixture.
  • 3Beat together the eggs, baking soda, buttermilk, and vanilla. Add to the chocolate mixture, mix well and pour into the prepared pan. Bake 25 minutes
  • 4WHILE cake is baking, make the icing by melting the bitter in the cocoa and milk over low heat. Bring mixture to a boil, then remove from the heat. Stir in the confectioners' sugar. Slowly mix in the nuts and the vanilla. Take the cake from the oven, and when it cools a bit cover with the marshmallow creme. Pour the warm icing over the cake and marshmallow creme. Cool the cake before serving.

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About Mississippi Mud Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes