Noni's Sour Cream Chocolate Cake With Brown Sugar Icing

Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

Noni was a tiny little lady from home, she was my Grandma's best friend for 80+ years. She made the best chocolate cake with this thick sweet icing. She used make it at the lake every summer in the old wood stove.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix ingredients together.
  2. Grease and flour a 9 x 13 pan.
  3. Bake in 9 x 13 pan in a 350 degree oven for 45-50 minutes.
  4. For Brown Sugar Icing: In saucepan, add brown sugar, butter and whipping cream. Bring to a boil.
  5. Boil 1 Minute.
  6. Add 1 tsp Vanilla.
  7. Beat with mixer until cooled.
  8. Spread on cooled chocolate cake.
  9. Prep and cooking times include icing as well.


Most Helpful

Good chocolate cake BUT THE ICING IS TO DIE FOR. I garnished with chopped toasted pecans. Thanks for sharing.

L DJ July 01, 2008

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