Texas Sheet Cake

9
Cassie *

By
@1lovetocook1x

My Mothers favorite. I made sure I copied the recipe years ago.



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Rating:
★★★★★ 10 votes
Comments:
Serves:
several
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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2 c
flour
2 c
sugar
2 c
butter
4 Tbsp
cocoa
1 c
water
1/2 c
buttermilk
1 tsp
baking soda
2
eggs, slightly beaten
1 tsp
vanilla

ICING

1 stick
butter
6 Tbsp
milk
4 Tbsp
cocoa
16 oz
powdered sugar
1 c
chopped pecans, this is good without the nuts also.
1 tsp
vanilla

How to Make Texas Sheet Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a bowl, sift together flour and sugar, set aside.

    In a saucepan, add the butter, cocoa and water; bring to a boil. Add to the flour mixture and stir well.
  • 2Add the baking soda to the buttermilk, and add to the mixture. Mix in eggs and vanilla. Make sure everything is well combined.
  • 3Pour into a sprayed 11 x 17 sheet pan. Bake at 400 degree for 20 minutes.
  • 4For frosting:

    Mix the first three ingredients in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Remove from heat and mix in the powdered sugar, vanilla and pecans. Spread over warm cake.
  • 5Yum!...I forgot how glossy the cake mix gets...with all that butter...don't be counting your calories with this baby...

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About Texas Sheet Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #sheet




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