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Nelda's Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Nelda Bowles
Added: Tuesday, December 18, 2007

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 1/2 cups sugar
2 1/2 cups flour, sifted
2 sticks butter, softened
2 eggs
1 cup buttermilk
2 tsp soda
1/2 cup cocoa
1 cup boiling water

Directions:
Directions:
Cream butter and sugar and add eggs and buttermilk. Mix together. Add boiling water and soda and mix. Sift flour with cocoa and add to mixture and blend until smooth. Bake at 350 for 1 hr or until done.

 

 

 

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