Old-fashioned chocolate cake

Old-fashioned Chocolate Cake Recipe

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sherry monfils

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@smonfils

My mother used to make this for my birthday, because I LOVE chocolate cake. And this recipe is one of my favorites for chocolate cake.

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★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

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3/4 c
butter, softened
1-2/3 c
sugar
3 large
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
1-1/2 c
all purpose flour
1/2 c
whole wheat flour
2/3 c
baking cocoa
1-1/4 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1-1/3 c
water
2 c
semisweet chocolate chips
2 c
powdered sugar
2/3 c
fat-free, evaporated milk

How to Make Old-fashioned chocolate cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Heat oven to 350. Spray 2- 9" round baking pans w/ cooking spray. In lg bowl, combine butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla. Beat on high w/ mixer for 3 mins.
  • 2In another bowl, combine flours, baking cocoa, baking soda, baking powder, and salt. Add alternately w/ water to butter mix. Beat just until combined. Pour evenly into pans. Bake 30-35 min, or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. cool.
  • 3Remove cooled cakes from pans. Place chocolate chips in microwaveable bowl. Microwave on high for 1-1/2 mins, stir. Microwave and stir until smooth. Whisk in powdered sugar and milk until smooth. Frost cakes.

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About Old-fashioned chocolate cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtag: #old-fashioned




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