Heavy Chocolate Cake with Penuche Frosting

Submitted by: Amy Shape
This was my great gransmas chocolate cake recipe with a brown sugar frosting.

Serves: 8
Difficulty: Easy - for beginners

Preparation time:
Cooking time:

Dietary guidance: v 

Tags: dessert ·

Ingredients

3 c Sugar
1 cup Shortening
4 Eggs
1 cup Cocoa
1 cup Boiling water
2 tsp. Baking soda
2 cup Cold water ASAP
4 cup Flour
2 tsp. Vanilla
Dash Salt

Method

1. Mix sugar, shortening, and eggs in a large bowl.

2. In a saucepan, combine cocoa, boiling water, baking soda, and the cold water quickly so it does not boil over.

3. Once boiling, add to large bowl with other ingredients.

4. Then add the flour, vanilla, and salt and combine all ingredients together well.

5. Bake at 350 for 35 to 40 minutes.

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