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Root Beer Cake Recipe

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

Marie Holston
Added: Saturday, October 11, 2008


2 cups flour
1 cup sugar
1 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. vanilla
1/2 cup shortening
1 cup root beer
2 eggs

1 envelope whipped topping mix
1/2 cup cold root beer

Preheat oven to 375 F. Generously grease bottom of 9 inch pan. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients. Blend at low speed until moistened, beat 2 minutes at medium speed, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour batter into prepared pan, spreading to edges. Bake for 25~30 minutes, or until top springs back when touched in center. Frosting~ Mix together whipped topping & root beer spread on cooled cake. Chill until served.




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