"As I ate the oysters with their strong taste of the sea and their faint metallic taste that the cold white wine washed away, leaving only the sea taste and the succulent texture, and as I drank their cold liquid from each shell and washed it down with the crisp taste of the wine, I lost the empty feeling and began to be happy, and to make plans."--Ernest Hemingway

Texas Sheet Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Tonya Upperman
Added: Saturday, February 11, 2006

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 c. flour
2 c. sugar
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 c. vegetable oil
2 Tbsp. cocoa
1 c. water
1/2 c. buttermilk
2 eggs
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp. vanilla

Topping:
1/2 c. margarine
2 Tbsp. cocoa
1 tsp vanilla
6 Tbsp. milk
4 c. powdered sugar
1 c. pecans

Directions:
Directions:
Bring to a boil: oil, margarine, cocoa and water in saucepan. Combine flour and sugar. Add cooked ingredients and mix. Add buttermilk, eggs, soda, vanilla and salt. Pour batter into 10x15 greased cookie sheet. Bake at 375 for 20-25 minutes.

Topping: Heat margarine, cocoa and milk in saucepan until margerine melts. Remove from heat and stir in sugar, vanilla and pecans.

 

 

 

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