Friday, March 20, 2009

Chocolate Cake

I received this recipe from Jean a co-worker, her Grandmother passed it down. It's from the Depression era. You will notice it does not include eggs. Its really good! Thanks Jean for passing it on. Enjoy.

Chocolate Cake

1 1/2 cup flour
1 cup sugar
3 T. cocoa
1/2 t salt
1/3 cup oil
1 cup cold water
1 T vinegar
1 t baking soda
1 t vanilla

Mix all ingredients. May melt shortening for oil. ( if no baking soda, may use baking powder, no vinegar)

Bake greased 12 x 8 cake pan until toothpick comes out clean -approximately 20 minutes at 350.

Icing
1 cup sugar
1/4 cup milk
1/4 cup cocoa
1/4 margarine
2 t vanilla

Mix and boil for 1 minute. Cool , add vanilla. Pour on cake.
Read More
Powered by Blogger.

Follow Me on Face Book -Daily Freebies Posted!

Friend Blog Award!

Friend Blog Award!

Check out the mom blogs!

Check out the mom blogs!

One Lovely Blog Award! Thanks!

One Lovely Blog Award! Thanks!

Follow by Email

Golden Heart Award! Thanks!

Golden Heart Award! Thanks!

Blog Awards!

Blog Awards!
Thank You So Much!

Follow Me on Twitter!

Follow frugalsouthern on Twitter

Search This Blog

Follow me to save money on Pinterest

Follow Me on Pinterest

Foodie blogger