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Crazy Chocolate Cake with Homemade Chocolate Frosting
Learn how to make Depression-Era chocolate cake (also known as "Wacky Cake")!
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"Harkening back to the Depression Era of the 1930s, this easy-to-make chocolate cake is, well, amazingly chocolatey! With a couple of “secret” twists, every bite is sinfully rich – from the luscious and creamy sweetness of the homemade chocolate frosting to the moist and delicious cake – making this cake a chocolate-lovers dream. My grandmother’s recipe, this eggless chocolate cake is a family favorite, handed down to each successive generation because it’s the only chocolate cake requested for family get-togethers."
Preparation Time15 min
Cooking Time35 min
Cooking Vessel Size9" x 13" Baking Pan
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 teaspoons baking soda
- 2 cups granulated sugar
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- 2 tablespoons white vinegar
- 2 teaspoons vanilla
- 3 cups vegetable oil
- 2 cups cold water
- 3 cups powdered sugar
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