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Rich Devil's Food Cake - the Shogren family birthday cake! Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Martha Shogren
Added: Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 1/4 c. sifted cake flour 1/2 c buttermilk
2 tsps baking soda 2 tsps vanilla
1/2 tsp salt 1 cup boiling water
1/2 cup butter
2 1/2 c brown sugar
3 eggs
3-1oz squares unsweetened choc.

Directions:
Directions:
Sift flour, measure and sift again with soda and salt. Cream butter in bowl until fluffy, then add sugar a little at a time, until fluffy and light. Add unbeaten eggs, 1 at a time. Beat until fluffy. Add melted choc to batter. Add flour and milk alternately. Now mix in vanilla and boiling water. Batter will be very thin. Pour in greased pans and bake 25-30 min at 350 F..

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
10-12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30min plus 30min baking
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Some prefer a fudge frosting; some a mocha frosting. Either one is delicious. Super moist cake that stays moist for days - as long as it lasts!

 

 

 

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