How to make it

  • Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Combine dry ingredients in large bowl. Add eggs, milk, oil,
  • and vanilla. Beat for 2 minutes on medium speed. Stir in boiling water. (Batter will be thin).
  • Pour into two 9" round greased and floured pans. Bake 30-35 minutes . Cool 10 minutes.
  • Remove from pans to wire rack. Cool completely.
  • Frost with your favorite frosting.

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    " It was excellent "
    linspj ate it and said...
    I have made this and it is the best cake ever.
    Nothing like the old recipes. Good post, Henrie!
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    " It was excellent "
    grandmacooks ate it and said...
    Great old recipe! I love cakes with cocoa in them, would rather use cocoa than solid chocolate any day.
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    " It was excellent "
    zu ate it and said...
    Love this recipe! Been making it for years! :-)
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    " It was excellent "
    m2googee ate it and said...
    Henrie, don't you know anything chocolate is perfect in my book? 5555555555555555
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    " It was excellent "
    mystic_river1 ate it and said...
    Yep, you are right...it is perfect. ^5,henri
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    nothing like the orignal chocalate cake {Higher5} thanks
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  • puddlewonderful 6 years ago
    fantastic and yummy. my computer is on the fritz and can't get to the right side of the screen but consider this a five plus...best...susie
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    " It was excellent "
    shirleyoma ate it and said...
    Boy, this really sounds Fantastic! Got my 5
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    " It was excellent "
    pat2me ate it and said...
    Thanks for posting this, Henrie! It's an old favorite and I have no clue where my copy of the recipe got off to.

    Big 5!
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  • mountainmama 6 years ago
    Love Chocolate as you know so this is a keeper and a HIGH 5 sweetie. Love your new avatar!
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