CHOCOLATE SHEET CAKE
photos of Chocolate Sheet Cake Recipe
all purpose flour, sifted
pecans, well chopped & lightly toasted
1Preheat oven 350 degrees. Grease and flour or use baking spray a 13x9 inch pan. Set aside.
2Combine the sugar, salt, flour, and cinnamon in a large mixing bowl. Set aside.
3In a medium saucepan bring the butter, oil, cocoa, and water to a boil stirring constantly. Add to the flour mixture and mix just enough to work the flour in a little.
4Beat together eggs, soda, buttermilk, and vanilla. Add to the chocolate mixture, mix just enough to blend ingredients in.
5Pour into the prepared pan. Bake 40 minutes(mine baked perfectly for 40 minutes) but do test for doneness.
About five minutes before cake is done make the frosting.
7In a medium saucepan over low heat melt the butter, cocoa, and milk stirring constantly.
8Bring the mixture to a boil stirring constantly then remove from heat.
9Stir in powered sugar and vanilla extract. Beat until smooth and glossy. Slowly mix in nuts. Pour over hot cake and put lid (if you have one) over cake.
10This cake is best eaten 1 or 2 days later. ENJOY!
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Posted: Mon, Jan 20, 2014