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Mrs. Iris Hathaway's Famous Chocolate Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Mrs. Iris Hathaway's Famous Chocolate Cake, by , is from The DeRyke Family Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

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Contributor:  
Katie Overdiek
Added: Wednesday, February 6, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 C flour
2 C sugar
1 C Margarine
1/4 C cocoa
1 c water
1/2 C buttermilk
2 eggs
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp vanilla

Frosting
1 C margarine
2/3 C milk
1/2 C cocoa
6 C powdered sugar
2 tsp vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Sift together flower and sugar and set aside. Boil together
margarine, cocoa and water. Let mixture cool. Add flour and
sugar mixture. Add buttermilk, eggs, baking soda, salt and
vanilla. Pour into a 9 x 13 greased cake pan. Bake at 350
degrees for 35 to 45 minutes.

frosting:
Boil together margarine, milk and cocoa. When cool, beat in
powdered sugar and vanilla.

 

 

 

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