Chocolate Orange Creepy Crawler Cake
2 cups H-E-B sugar
2 cups H-E-B the baker's® scoop soft wheat flour'
1 cup Cocoa powder
1 1/2 teaspoons Each: baking soda & baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
2 large H-E-B eggs
1 cup H-E-B half & half regular or fat free
1/2 cup Bertolli extra light olive oil
1 cup Orange juice
2 1/2 teaspoons Central Market™ Organics natural pure orange ext
Heat oven to 350F. Grease two 8-inch cake pans and sugar the bottoms t
o prevent white powder on cake and to add sweetness.
Combine the sugar, flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder and
salt in a large mixing bowl and blend with an electric mixer on low s
peed for 1 minute. Add the eggs, half & half and oil and mix with the
electric mixer on medium speed for 3 minutes. Add the orange juice and
orange extract and mix 1 minute more. The batter will have a soupy co
nsistency. Evenly divide the batter into the two prepared cake pans.
Bake the cakes on the center oven rack for 35 to 40 minutes or until a
toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. The cakes should be
moist so do not over cook. Cool cakes in pans for 20 minutes. Remove
cakes from pans and place on wire rack to cool for 1 hour.Once cake is
cool you can ice it with white icing tinted with orange, green or yel
low Halloween colors. Decorate as desired! Make it spooky fun!
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