Total Time
55mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 35 mins

Who doesn't love chocolate cake? This cake is dark and beautiful, especially when frosted with your favorite white frosting!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease well and flour to 9 inch round layer pans.
  2. Cream together shortening, sugar and eggs until fluffy; about 5 minutes on high.
  3. Sift dry ingredients together and mix on low speed adding alternately with water and vanilla.
  4. Pour half of mixture into each prepared pan.
  5. Bake 35 minutes. Cool. Frost with favorite icing.
  6. Can be made in one 13x9 pan and baked for 40-45 minutes.

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Hey QJB. This recipe looks great. I have a Thoroughbred racehorse named Queen Jelly Bean. I can't wait to try your cake!

dougbeacham July 22, 2009

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