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Coca Cola Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Coca Cola Cake, by , is from The Smith & Stella Johnson Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Barbara Ann Gaither
Added: Saturday, February 21, 2009


2 c. plain flour, unsifted
2 c. sugar
1 c. coca cola
2 tbsp. cocoa
2 sticks butter or margarine
1/2 c.buttermilk
1 1/2 c. mini marshmallow
1 tsp. baking soda
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla

1 stick butter or margarine, melted
1/2 c. coca cola
3 tbsp. cocoa
1 box confectioners' sugar
1 c. nuts, chopped

In a bowl mix flour and sugar. In a sauce pan mix cola, cocoa and butter; bring to a boil. Add flour mixture.
In bowl mix buttermilk, soda, eggs, vanilla and marshmallows. Combine with first mixture; blend and pour into long pan bake (9x13-inch) at 350 for 30 to 40 minutes.

Icing : Combine cola, butter and cocoa. Bring to boil. Remove from heat and stir in one box confectioners sugar & nuts. Pour over hot cake.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This was given to me by my mother-in law Elizabeth Gaither one of her favorites. She always made it for my son Brian on his birthday.
He loved it.




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