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stir crazy cake

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Jeannie Clarke
West Plains, MO

This is rather like a coffee cake and is extremely easy to make. My family loves it. An added plus is everything is mixed in the pan so not a lot of clean up. What's not to like?

(1 rating)
yield 12 Generous Servings
prep time 10 Min
cook time 40 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For stir crazy cake

  • 2 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 2/3 c
    cooking oil
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 2 c
    cold coffee (or cold water)
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/2 tsp

How To Make stir crazy cake

  • 1
    Put flour, 1 1/2 cups sugar, cocoa, soda and salt into an ungreased 13x9x2-inch metal baking pan. Stir with a fork to mix.
  • 2
    Form 3 wells in flour mixture. Pour oil into one well, vinegar in one, and vanilla in one. Pour cold coffee over all ingredients and stir with fork until well mixed. Do not beat.
  • 3
    Combine remaining sugar and cinnamon; sprinkle over batter. Bake in 350 degree oven for 35-40 minutes.