Old fashioned chocolate cake

1
Laura Davis

By
@lolagurl75

I love chocolate..and this is the kind of cake my grandma used to make.

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
40 Min

Ingredients

2 c
flour
2 c
sugar
1 c
water
3/4 c
sour cream
1/4 c
vegetable oil
1 1/4 tsp
salt
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 tsp
baking powder
2
eggs
4 oz
chocolate, unsweetened melted

FROSTING

1/3 c
butter
3 oz
unsweetened chocolate , melted
3 c
powdered sugar
1/2 c
sour cream
2 tsp
vanilla extract

How to Make Old fashioned chocolate cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a 13 x 9 inch oblong pan. Measure all cake ingredients into large mixing bowl. Mix 1/2 minute on low speed, scraping bowl constantly. Beat 3 minutes at high speed, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour into pan and bake 40 to 45 minutes.
  • 2FROSTING: Mix butter and chocolate thoroughly. Blend in sugar. Stir in sour cream and vanilla. Beat until smooth.

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About Old fashioned chocolate cake

Course/Dish: Cakes