This recipe has been shared with me for years by my Gram! its such a yummy cake and very moist! great with cream chease icing or even mocha buttercream.

2 cups flour
1tsp Baking Powder
2 cups sugar
3/4 cup cocoa
2tsp Baking Soda
1 cup milk
1/2 cup oil
2 eggs
1 cup hot coffee
1tsp vanilla


mix first 5 ingredients add milk oil and eggs in order, mix. Add coffee and vanilla beat till smooth pour into liners 3/4 full for cupcakes or fills a 9 by 13 cake pan , bake about 15 min for cupcakes or 30min for cake at 325′ I just test with tooth pick. Enjoy :D


margo27 Says... 27 Oct 2009 , 2:14pm

I was so excited to make this cake and I tried your recipe and unfortunately had no luck. It was very dry and not very sweet. :(

so-oc Says... 22 Nov 2009 , 6:17pm

Ive been using this recipe for years. Turns out well each time!

redheadfairy2003 Says... 22 Nov 2009 , 6:45pm

great cake

chefaddie Says... 3 Feb 2010 , 2:50pm

what kind of flour are you using for this cake

SinfullyCupcakes Says... 1 Feb 2011 , 12:38pm

Made this cake over the weekend for my husband and he LOVED IT! Great recipe!

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