Uncle Ralph's Cake

Uncle Ralph's Cake Recipe

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This cake is delicious! My cousin Joanie use to make it for my sister and I whenever she babysat us. It brings back a lot of great memories and is a favorite of mine! Enjoy!


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1 stick
1/2 c
1/2 tsp
5 Tbsp
cocoa powder
2 c
2 c
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
1 c
1 tsp
vanilla extract
eggs beaten
1/2 tsp


1 stick
butter, softened
8 Tbsp
1 lb
confectioners' sugar

How to Make Uncle Ralph's Cake


  • 1Mix flour, sugar, baking soda, cinnamon & nutmeg.
  • 2Cook butter, Crisco, salt & cocoa then add to above mixture.
  • 3Add buttermilk, vanilla and beaten eggs. Mix well and bake in a well greased cookie sheet on 350 degrees for 20 minutes or until done.
  • 4Beat icing ingredients together and spread onto cake warm or cold. My cousin likes to add icing to cake when it's warm, she thinks it sticks better. Cut into pieces and place cut piece into a cupcake wrapper n serve or leave as a sheet and cut slices.

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Course/Dish: Cakes
Hashtag: #brownie

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