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Chocolate Cake

Ingredients and Method:

Cake
Sift together:
2 cups flour
2 cups sugar

Mix together these ingredients and pour this mixture into flour and sugar mixture.
2 eggs
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon soda (mix with buttermilk)
1 teaspon vanilla

Heat these ingredients until all have melted.
1 stick margarine
1/2 cup Crisco
6 Tablespoons cocoa
1 cup water
Mix together and combine with previous mixture. Pour in large pan and bake at 350 degrees for 30 to 40 minutes.


Icing
Melt:
1 stick butter or margarine
4 tablespoons cocoa (2 Tablespoons for lighter color)
6 tablespoons milk
1 box powdered sugar
Heat the first three ingredients together. Add powdered sugar. Beat until
smooth. Pour on cake while it is hot. You can add 1/2 cup of nuts and 1 can coconut if you like.

 

Also good is a Butter Cake with Chocolate Icing. Make a Duncan Hines Golden Butter Cake as directed. Put chocolate icing on the cake while it is still warm.