Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

Move over chocolate crazy cakes, Crazy vanilla cake's in town! A simple cake long on flavor. Chocolate chips fancy things up a bit! Great cake! Don't scrimp on the vanilla extract, use the real thing, it'll be worth it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  2. Combine flour, sugar, baking powder and salt in a 8-inch baking pan. Set aside.
  3. Stir together egg and vanilla in a small bowl with wire whisk. Make two indentations in flour mixture; pour oil in one and egg mixture in the other. Pour milk over flour mixture;mix well. Stir in pecans.
  4. Bake for 30 to 40 minutes or until wooden toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  5. Sprinkle chocolate chips over warm cake. Let stand for 2 minutes; slightly swirl chocolate chips.


Most Helpful

yummy! I made a double batch and we gobbled it up.It took about 25 minutes to bake- added bonuS! for a more defined vanilla flavor I will add a little more vanilla extract next time.

Tichelina February 13, 2009

great recipe, turned out really good and the cake texture is moist, perfect!

Mags24168 July 02, 2008

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