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Monday, September 15, 2014

Coca-Cola Cake



If you need a quick and easy dessert, this Coca-Cola Cake will not disappoint. I made it for my family a few weeks back and it was a hit!

Ingredients

Cake:
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup butter
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 1 can Coca-Cola {1 cup for cake and 6 tablespoons for icing}
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
Chocolate Icing:
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 6 tablespoons Coco-Cola
  • 1 pound confectioners’ {powdered} sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
Recipe
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 
  • Sift sugar and flour together. 
  • Bring butter, cocoa and 1 cup Coca-Cola to a rolling boil.
  • Pour over flour and sugar. 
  • Dissolve baking soda in buttermilk add to cake mixture. 
  • Then add eggs and vanilla and mix well with a whisk or spoon. 
  • Pour into greased 13 x 9 pan and bake 45 minutes.
  •  Let cake cool for 1 1/2-2 hours before icing.
  • Bring the butter, cocoa, and Coco-Cola to a rolling boil. Add sugar, vanilla and pecans. 
  • Pour over cake in the pan while icing is hot.
  • Let the icing cool and harden. Serve and enjoy.


2 comments:

  1. Hi~ I just stumbled across your blog yesterday & I love it! You are adorable & have such a cute style. I can't wait to try out your recipes. I have added you to my daily reads! :))

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  2. Thank you so much for the kind words Lori! I treasure all my readers!

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