Hand Me Down Chocolate Cake

READY IN: 55mins
Recipe by Thomas Danler

My daughter got this recipe from Brownies when she was 8 yrs. old. She is now 36 and we still make it.

Top Review by Charishma_Ramchanda

WOW!!!!!! I love chocolates and thank you so much for putting such a lovely recipe online that too on the day when I won the SPRING contest here! I'll make this cake when I call my friends over for a party to celebrate today's thrill! Thanks once again.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  2. Add eggs and vanilla.
  3. Beat one minute at medium speed.
  4. Combine flour, baking soda and salt.
  5. Add alternately with water to creamed mixture.
  6. Pour batter into two greased and floured 8" pans.
  7. Bake at 350 degrees for 35-40 minutes.
  8. Cool.
  9. Frost with chocolate frosting.

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