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Texas Sheet Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Breeann Luck Nelson

Category:
Category:
 

CAKE


Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  

2 c. sugar
2 c. flour

1 c. butter
4 T. cocoa
1 c. water

2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
1 tsp. baking sods
1 c. buttermilk

Directions:
Directions:

In a large mixing bowl combine sugar and flour. In a saucepan, bring butter, cocoa and water to a boil. Add to sugar and flour mixture and beat well. Add eggs, vanilla, baking soda and buttermilk. Beat well. Grease large rimmed cookie sheet. Bake for 20 minutes at 350.

Cool cake completely before frosting.
 

FROSTING


Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  

1/2 c. butter
4 T. cocoa
1/4 c. milk
3 c. powdered sugar
1/4 tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Bring butter, cocoa and milk to a boil. Take off heat and cool completely. When cooled, add powdered sugar and vanilla. Beat well. Frost cooled cake and let frosting set up for a few hours before cutting into squares.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
16-20 servings
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
45 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Cake may be frosted and cut into squares the next day, after the frosting has hardened.

 

 

 

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