Family Chocolate cake
THE Recipe is from the various newsletters received from an online program on baking which i enrolled in by my sister and given to me.
Name of Cake: Collins family choclate cake
List of ingredients:
# 4 oz. unsweetened baking chocolate
# 1 cup butter or margarine
1 cup brewed coffee
2 cup sugar
2/3 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon soda
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
2 teaspoon vanilla
2 cup flour
Preheat oven to 350°. In a large saucepan, combine chocolate, butter, and coffee. Heat until chocolate and butter are melted. Add sugar and continie cookoing until over low heat until sugar is dissolved. Combine buttermilk,soda, eggs, cinnamon and vanilla.Stir into choc. mixture. Stir in flour, blending well. Pour into prepared 9 x 13 pan. Bake 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Frost with Collins chocolate frosting.
Frosting 1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup cocoa 3 cup powdered sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 cup brewed coffee Using an electric mixer, cream butter. Add cocoa and blend well. Add powdered sugarand vanilla. Add coffee, a little at a time, until spreading consistency.