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Texas Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Texas Cake, by , is from The Nelson Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Kelsey Nelson
Added: Tuesday, June 13, 2006


2 sticks oleo
4 Tbsp. cocoa
1 c. water
2 c. flour
2 c. sugar
1 tsp. salt
1 1/2 tsp. soda
2 eggs
1/2 c. sour cream
buttermilk or milk

Mix butter, cocoa, and water on stovetop and bring to boiling.
Mix the flour, sugar, salt, soda, egss, sour cream, and buttermilk.
Add the hot liquid to the flour mixture. Bake 20-25 minutes in a 350 oven
While baking, put 1 stick oleo, 4 Tbsp. cocoa,and 6 tsp. milk in pan over stove. Bring to boil, add 2 1/4 c. powdered sugar and pour over hot cake.




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