Easy-Bake Oven Wacky Cake

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Total Time
5 mins
15 mins

A very simple chocolate cake that can be mixed right in the pan.

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  1. Mix together flour, sugar, cocoa, baking powder and salt.
  2. Add vanilla, vinegar and vegetable oil.
  3. Place in a greased toy cake pan.
  4. Pour 1 tablespoon water over batter; mix lightly with a fork but do not beat.
  5. Bake 10 minutes or according to manufacturer's directions for child's oven.
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4 5

There should be water in this recipe. We use the exact same recipe (on a bigger scale of course) to make our homemade chocolate cake (suprisingly enough it too is called a wacky cake), and it is the best cake EVER! Anyway, I think you'll want to add about a teaspoon of water to the recipe....maybe a touch more. :)

2 5

It was ok. The recipe calls for water yet no water in mentioned in the ingredients. I mixed in some milk and my daughter liked it ok.