You are here

Chocolate And Molasses Cake

Gadget.Cook's picture
  Cocoa powder 1 Tablespoon (Regular Not Instant)
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Egg 1 Large
  Flour 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Baking soda 2 Teaspoon
  Molasses 2 Tablespoon
  Warm milk 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)

Blend cocoa powder with 3 tablespoons hot water and let cool.
Beat butter with sugar until light and fluffy.
Gradually add the egg, beating well.
Mix in cocoa and butter.
Sift flour with baking soda.
Mix molasses with warm milk.
Fold flour and molasses alternately into the creamed mixture.
Line the bottom of a 9 inch round glass baking dish with waxed paper.
Pour mixture into prepared dish.
Cook on simmer setting for 7 minutes and then on highest setting for 3 to 4 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
Cool for 5 minutes before removing from dish.
Decorate with halves of candied cherries.

Recipe Summary


Rate It

Your rating: None
Average: 4.2 (21 votes)

Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 190 Calories from Fat 63

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 7 g11%

Saturated Fat 4.2 g20.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 42.5 mg14.2%

Sodium 357.6 mg14.9%

Total Carbohydrates 29 g9.5%

Dietary Fiber 1.3 g5%

Sugars 9 g

Protein 4 g7.9%

Vitamin A 4.3% Vitamin C

Calcium 2.9% Iron 9.1%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chocolate And Molasses Cake Recipe