'Secret ingredient' Chocolate Fudge Cake
Source of Recipe
A dark, decadent, mix-in-one-bowl fudge cake. Cola in the batter, cola in the icing.
1 3/4 cups flour
2 cups brown sugar
3/4 cups cocoa, measured then sifted
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 cup vegetable oil
1 cup cola such as Coke or Pepsi
1 ccup buttermilk
1 teaspoon vanilla
Preheat oven to 350 Degrees F. Lightly grease a 9 by 13 inch baking pan.
Sift together dry ingredients and place in a large bowl. Into the center, stir remaining ingredients with a whisk to make a smooth, thin batter. Whisk about 3 minutes.
Pour into pan and bake until cake tests done, about 40-45 minutes.
Cool cake on counter, then refrigerate while preparing icing.
1/4 cup unsalted butter
3 tablespoons cocoa
1/3 cup cup cola such as Coke or Pepsi
4 cups icing sugar, measured, then sifted
Combine butter, cocoa, and cola and icing sugar and mix slowly to combine ingredients.
Whip or beat until fluffy and smooth. Frost cake.