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Wacky Cake Icing Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Aunt Rosie
Added: Tuesday, November 21, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 Tablespoons cocoa
2 cups sugar
2/3 cup milk
1/2 cup shortening (crisco)
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. vanilla (never use imitation)

Directions:
Directions:
Mix cocoa, sugar, & saslt in pan - then add milk slowly - use a whisk to blend. Add vanilla, mix well then put in shortening.

Bring to a boil over low heat stirring constantly.
Boil gently (and I do mean gently - no roaring flame here) for one minute
Remove from heat
Beat until thick
Pour over warm cake

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I kept the handwritten copy of Aunt Rosie's recipe.
Thinking of framing it...she was a sweetheart.

 

 

 

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