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Great Nana's Chocolate Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Donna Faunce

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 stick soft butter
1 c. sugar
2 eggs
2 c. flour
1/2 c. cocoa
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp baking soda
1 c. buttermilk
1 c. boiling water

Directions:
Directions:
Mix flour, cocoa, salt and baking soda together.

Mix better, sugar, and eggs until smooth. Blend dry ingredients alternating with buttermilk.

Then add boiling water. Batter will be thin.

Bake 350 for 25 - 30 minutes.

Be sure to give the toothpick test.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This cake is at every Faunce birthday or holiday and is enjoyed by all. Poppop always says that it taste better the second day!

 

 

 

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