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Coke Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Coke 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.

Hester Johnson Warren
Added: Thursday, March 5, 2009


2 c. unsifted plain flour
2 c. sugar
2 sticks margarine
3 T. cocoa
1 c. coca-cola
1/2 c. buttermilk
2 beaten eggs
1 tsp. soda
1 tsp. vanilla
1 1/2 c. miniature marshmallows

Coke Icing
1 stick margarine, softened
4 tsp. cocoa
1 box confectioners sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
6 T. milk
1 c. chopped nuts

Combine flour and sugar in mixing bowl. Heat butter, cocoa and coke to boiling and pour over flour and sugar mixture. Mix thoroughly by hand. Add butter, milk, eggs, soda and vanilla and marshmallows (beaten together). This will be a thin batter with floating marshmallows. Bake in a greased 9 X 13 inch pan at 350 for 30 to 35 minutes. Ice while hot.


Beat together margarine, cocoa and sugar. Add vanilla and enough milk to make a good spreading consistency. Mix in nuts. Cover cake with icing. It will stay moist for a long time.


Bring to a boil 1/2 cup coca-cola, 1 stick margarine and 3 T cocoa. Remove from heat. Add 1 box confectioners sugar and 1 cup of nuts. Pour over hot cake.




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