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Grandma Holodick's Chocolate Heavy Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Beth Jones
Added: Saturday, January 28, 2006

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups flour
2 cups sugar
2 sticks oleo
1 cup water
2 HEAPING tablespoons cocoa
2 eggs
cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon baking soda
2 teaspoons vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 375
prepare oblong pan

In Large bowl combine: flour and sugar
In sauce pan bring to boil: oleo, water and cocoa
Add liquids to dry ingredients.
To Mixture add: eggs, buttermilk, baking soda, and vanilla. Mix well by hand or low on mixer until blended well. Pour into pan. Bake 25-35 minutes

ICING

Ice cake while warm

In sauce pan boil
1 stick oleo
6 tablespoons milk
2 HEAPING tablespoons cocoa

Pour liquid into 1 box confectioner sugar
Add 1 teaspoon vanilla
Add 1 cup chopped nuts

Mix well and ice cake


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