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Chocolate Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Chocolate Cake, by , is from The Chapman Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Donna Chapman
Added: Friday, May 6, 2005


2 cups sugar,
1/2 cup crisco,
1/2 cup cocoa,
1/2 tsp. salt,
2 eggs,
1 cup sour milk,
1 cup boiling water,
2 tsp. soda,
2 1/2 cups flour,
1 tsp. vanilla

Cream sugar, shortening and cocoa. Add eggs, milk and water with soda in it. Add flour and vanilla. Stir all and put in a greased and floured cake pan. Bake at 350 degrees about 30 min. or until toothpick comes out clean.
Frost with fudge frosting.




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