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Luscious & Quick Chocolate Cake

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Quick and easy

Quick and easy

Quick and easy

Prep Time:

15 minutes

Cook Time:

40 minutes


16 slices


2 1/4  cups  H-E-B sugar

2  cups  H-E-B 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

1/2  cup  Hill Country Fare Canola Oil

1  cup  Boiling coffee

2 1/2  teaspoons  Baker's® scoop vanilla extract


Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease two 8-inch cake pans and sugar the bottoms to prevent white powder on cake andto add sweetness.

Combine the sugar, flour, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder and salt in a large mixing bowl and blend the eggs, half & half and oil and mix with the electric mixer on medium speed for 3 minutes. Add the boiling coffee and vanilla and mix one minute more. Add the boiling coffee and vanilla and mix one minute more. The batter will have a soupy consistency. 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 overcook. Cool cakes in pans for 20 minutes. Remove cakes from pans and place on wire rack to cool for 1 hour.
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