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Sour Cream Chocolate Cake Recipe

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

Becky Sack - in memory of Grandma Mary Rolo
Added: Wednesday, August 18, 2010


4 eggs
2 cups sugar
2 cups sour cream
2 t. soda
1 t. vanilla
2 t. cinnamon
2 1/2 cups flour
6 T. cocoa

For spice cake:

Omit cocoa and Add
1/2 cup flour
1/2 t. nutmeg
1/2 t. allspice
1/2 t. cloves

Cream sugar and eggs. Add sour cream, and vanilla. Add flour, soda, cinnamon and cocoa. Mix, pour and bake in a 13 x 9 greased and floured pan @ 375 for 40 minutes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I remember making this when I was little for Sunday dinner with homemade ice cream.




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