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Cindy's Brownie Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Cindy Cogan
Added: Sunday, July 27, 2008

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 sticks oleo
1 cup water
4 Tbsp. cocoa
2 cups flour
2 cups sugar
1 tsp. baking soda
2 eggs
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 tsp. vanilla

Icing: 1 stick oleo
4 Tbsp. cocoa
6 Tbsp. buttermilk

Directions:
Directions:
Put 2 sticks oleo, 1 cup water, 4 Tbsp. cocoa in pan and bring to a boil. Combine dry ingredients in mixing bowl. Add boiling mixture and the following ingredients: 2 eggs ,1/2 cup buttermilk and 1 tsp. vanilla. Mix until well blended and pour into foil lined sheet cake pan. Bake at 350 for 20 minutes.

Icing: Bring icing ingredients to a boil for 30 seconds. Add powdered sugar (about 1 box), 1 tsp. vanilla and 1 cup pecans. Spread over warm cake.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Great for potlucks, reunions, crowds such as the Gabbert dinners!

 

 

 

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