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Best Chocolate Cake

  Sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Cocoa 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (1 Stick)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Eggs 2
  Buttermilk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Baking soda 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Powdered sugar 16 Ounce (1 Box)
  Chopped nuts 1 Cup (16 tbs), toasted
  Buttermilk 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

Preheat oven to 350°F.
Combine first 3 ingredients in large bowl.
Melt margarine or butter with water and oil in small saucepan over medium-high heat and bring to boil.
Pour over dry ingredients and mix well.
Add eggs, 1/2 cup buttermilk, baking soda and 1 teaspoon vanilla and blend thoroughly
Pour into 18 x 11 inch rectangular roasting pan.
Bake until tester inserted in center of cake comes out clean, approximately 20 to 25 minutes.
Meanwhile, combine powdered sugar, nuts and remaining cocoa in mixing bowl.
Remove cake from oven.
Melt remaining margarine or butter in small saucepan over medium heat.
Add to sugar mixture with remaining buttermilk and vanilla and blend thoroughly.
Immediately pour over cake, spreading evenly to edges.
Let cake cool completely in pan.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Kids, Party, Healthy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 7337 Calories from Fat 2721

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 304 g468.3%

Saturated Fat 93.8 g468.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 664.9 mg221.6%

Sodium 2733.2 mg113.9%

Total Carbohydrates 1115 g371.5%

Dietary Fiber 36.9 g147.5%

Sugars 846.4 g

Protein 89 g178.6%

Vitamin A 66% Vitamin C

Calcium 40.3% Iron 121.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Best Chocolate Cake Recipe