Sunday, May 01, 2011

Cola Cake

Cola Cake
History: This is a cake recipe that I've had for years. I've never made it, but am putting it here so I can make it.

Cake Ingredients:
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 cup 2 sticks butter
  • 3 Tbs cocoa
  • 1 cup cola soda
  • 1/2 cup buttermik
  • 2 beaten eggs
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 1 1/2 cups mini marshmallows
Directions:
  1. Combine flour and sugar in a mixing bowl.
  2. Heat butter cocoa and cola to boiling and pour over the flour and sugar mixture, mixing thoroughly
  3. Mix buttermilk, eggs, baking soda, vanilla, and marshmallows.
  4. Add to first mixture and stir well. Batter will be thin.
  5. Bake in a sheet pan 12 x 9 x 2 inches at 350 degrees 30-35 minutes.
  6. Ice while hot.
Icing Ingredients:
  • 1 cup 2 sticks butter
  • 3 tbs cocoa
  • 6 Tbs cola soda
  • 1 box confectioners' sugar
  • 1 cup nuts, pecans or walnuts.
Icing Directions:
  1. Combine butter, cocoa and cola.
  2. Heat to boiling and pour over sugar beating well
  3. Add nuts and spread on the hot cake
Ciao



3 comments:

HEALTH NUT WANNABEE MOM said...

My kids and I are completely intrigued by this cake! Going to give it a shot! Thanks:)

Sicilian said...

Hi Heidi,
Will you let me know what you think when you make it. I plan to make it too.
Ciao

Sicilian said...

Update for the Cola Cake. It is very good, but very sweet. It is basically lots of sugar and butter. How bad can that be :)
Ciao