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Nora's Devil Food Cake Recipe

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Added: Wednesday, July 30, 2008

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/4 cup sugar
1 cup sour cream
2 cups flour
1/2 cup cocoa
1 heaping tablespoon butter
1 level teaspoon baking soda
1 egg and yolk of another

Directions:
Directions:
Make paste of cocoa with boiling water and let cool. Cream butter and sugar. Crack egg into this and add cocoa. Beat well. Dissolve baking soda in cream. Add flavoring. Add flour and cream alternately.

Bake 350 degrees for 30 minutes.

 

 

 

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