Mama's Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake
List of Ingredients
2 c. sugar
2 tsp. baking soda
6 tbls. unsweetened cocoa powder
2 c. hot water
2 c. mayonnaise
2 tsp. vanilla extract
1- Preheat oven to 350°. Grease and flour a 9x13 inch pan.
2- Sift together flour, sugar, cocoa and baking soda (run through the sifter 2-3 times). (Mama always sifted it onto wax paper so it was easy to put back into the sifter)
3-Place in a mixing bowl and add mayonnaise, water, and vanilla. Beat until thoroughly mixed.(About 2-3 minutes using an electric mixer) and pour into the prepared pan.
4- Bake 30-35 minutes or until done
Note: This recipe may be halved and placed in an 8 inch pan, but you will need to reduce the cooking time.