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Dick,s Favorite Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Vivian Olson
Added: Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 c. boiling water
3/4 c. butter
2 c. sugar
2 c. flour
2 tsp.soda
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 c. cocoa
2 eggs- well beaten
1 tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Pour boiling water over butter. Add sugar. Let stand while sifting dry ingrediants.

Add dry ingedients to mixture; add well beaten eggs and vanilla. Batter will be thin. Put into a greased 9x13 pan. Bake 350 degrees 30-40 min.

FROSTING

4 3/4 c sifted p. sugar- start with about 3 cups first
then gradually add the sugar as needed.
1/2 c. cocoa
1/4 c butter
1/3 c. boiling water
1 tsp. vanilla

Mix together -cool a little before frosting cake

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is so good and moist. The best part about it is you do not need to use a mixer..

 

 

 

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