Sister Brenda’s chocolate cake

“Folks have been asking me for the chocolate cake recipe that we were making in India. I have attached the recipe for all to have.” —Sister Brenda

Deep Dark Chocolate Cake

Heat oven to 350 F or 176 C

Mix the following dry ingredients in large bowl:

  • 1 ¾ cups of regular white sugar
  • 1 ¾ cups of all-purpose flour
  • ¾ cup of cocoa
  • 1 ½ teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 ½ teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • Add into the dry mixture
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • ½ cup of vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Mix all together well for about 2 minutes. Then add 1 cup of boiling water to the batter and mix well. The batter will be thin, not to worry. Pour into greased and floured pans. Bake for 30-35 minutes for round pans, 35-40 for rectangular pan or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.

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