Depression Fudge Cake

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Lali8752

This cake became popular during the depression. It is eggless

Top Review by Samuel Holden

WOW, and I do mean WOW! I'd just made the cake and had it with cream, but I was bored this afternoon and made the frosting... WOW!!! death by chocolate!!! incredible!!! my BF is gunna get really sick of this cake I'm going to make it at least once a week!!! Great for visitors, a bit messy when Icing it though! LOL... Yum!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt cocoa and butter.
  2. Put soda in buttermilk.
  3. Mix dry ingredients first and add cocoa last.
  4. Bake in a greased and floured 8 in.
  5. pan for 25 min at 350F degrees.
  6. -------Cocoa Frosting--------.
  7. Mix sugar and water.
  8. Add softened butter and cocoa.
  9. Beat until creamy.
  10. Add 1 tsp vanilla.
  11. Stir until smooth and ice cake.

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