Black Midnight Cake

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


Comments (5)


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. :(