RED CHOCOLATE CAKE

1
Eddie Jordan

By
@EDWARDCARL

This recipe was giving to my wife and myself, from a dear friend. It is a very old recipe from Ohio in 1906 or 1907

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
Makes 6 to 8 servings
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Convection Oven

Ingredients

  • PART 1

  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2/3 c
    cocoa
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • PART 2

  • 1/2 TO 2/3 c
    shortening
  • 1 slice
    sugar
  • 2 medium
    eggs
  • 1 tsp
    soda
  • 2/3 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 2 to 2 1/2 c
    cake flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    vanilla

How to Make RED CHOCOLATE CAKE

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix together Part 1 and bring to boiling point. cook
  2. Cream shortening, add sugar gradually and beat until fluffy, add eggs and beat thoroughly.
  3. Sift flour; measure and add salt and soda. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately with vanilla. Combine with first mixture.
  4. Pour into two 8" layer pans, greased with flour. Bake at 350 degrees for about 30 minutes.

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About RED CHOCOLATE CAKE

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American




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