Wacky Cake

10
Karla Everett

By
@Karla59

This is a very delicious chocolate cake that my family has been making for years and years.

This cake is delicious served plain or frosted with your favorite frosting. My family likes it with chocolate or cream cheese frosting.

Rating:

★★★★★ 5 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8x11" oblong cake
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

3 c
flour
2 c
sugar
1/2 c
unsweetened baking cocoa
2 tsp
soda
1/2 tsp
salt
2 Tbsp
vinegar
3/4 c
vegetable oil
1 Tbsp
vanilla
2 c
"cold" water

How to Make Wacky Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a large mixing bowl add all the dry ingredients.
  • 2With a fork mix all the ingredients up until it's all combined together.
  • 3Make 3 holes in the mixture for the vanilla , oil and the vinegar.
  • 4Pour the COLD water all at once in and mix using a fork only.
  • 5Do not over mix , mix just enough to combine . You do not want to get out every little lump , just mix to break up all the flour clumps.
  • 6Pour into a ungreased cake pan.
  • 7Pound the cake on the counter to settle the cake and pop any bubbles that formed from mixing.
  • 8Bake in a preheated oven @ 350° for 35-40 minutes or until a tooth pick comes out clean when inserted in the center of the cake ; set aside and let cool before frosting the cake.
  • 9This cake is delicious with or with out frosting and you can also dust it lightly with powdered sugar...enjoy.

Printable Recipe Card

About Wacky Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Collection: 2012 Member's Choice
Hashtags: #Wacky, #chocolate cake




Show 37 Comments & Reviews

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

From breakfast to dinner to dessert, there’s a delicious bundt pan recipe for you! We promise, there’s nothing bundt yummy recipes for you below. Great Grandma's Best Banana Bread “One...

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Mmm, there’s just something magical about a tasty chocolate cupcake that just makes our mouths water. We searched high and low on Pinterest for some seriously awesome chocolate cupcake recipes...

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes To Brighten Your Day

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes to Brighten Your Day

Kitchen Crew

The markets are bursting with blueberries these days! That makes me very happy because not only are they yummy, they're super healthy. Packed with antioxidants, research shows blueberries can help...