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... 2009-10-27 14:14:46

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... 2009-11-22 18:17:07

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

redheadfairy2003 Says... 2009-11-22 18:45:38

great cake

chefaddie Says... 2010-02-03 14:50:32

what kind of flour are you using for this cake

SinfullyCupcakes Says... 2011-02-01 12:38:39

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

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