Plain.Recipes

Favorite Chocolate Cake

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=684926

Ingredients

  1. 1 3/4 c. flour
  2. 2 eggs
  3. 1 tsp. baking powder
  4. 1 tsp. red food coloring
  5. 1/2 tsp. salt
  6. 1/2 tsp. soda
  7. 1 1/2 c. sugar
  8. 7 Tbsp. cocoa
  9. 1/2 c. shortening
  10. 1 c. buttermilk

Directions

  1. Sift all dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl.
  2. Stir.
  3. Add the rest and beat with electric mixer for 2 minutes.
  4. Pour into greased and floured pans (2).
  5. I use small tube pan.
  6. Bake at 350° for 30 minutes.
  7. Tube pan takes 40 minutes.