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Old fashioned Buttermilk Chocolate Sheet cake

Momma's best
This was a cake I grew up on that my mom got from her mom. It is good by itself or with a big scoop of ice cream."


CAKE ingredients
2 cups flour
2 cups sugar
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking soda
1 cup oleo
1 cup water
3 Tbls. cocoa
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla

ICING ingredients
1 stick oleo
1 lb. powdered sugar
6 Tbls. milk
3 Tbls. cocoa
1 cup chopped pecans- optional


Combine and set aside 2 cup flour, 2 cups sugar 1 tsp salt and 1 tsp baking soda.
In a sauce pan bring to a boil 1 cup oleo, 1 cup water and 3 Tbls. cocoa. Remove from heat and add dry ingredients. Beat in 2 eggs, 1/2 cup buttermilk and 1 tsp. vanilla. Put in a 1/2 sheet cake pan and bake at 350 15-20 minutes.
LET COOL completely.

In sauce pan add 1 stick oleo, 1 lb. powdered sugar, 6 Tbls. milk, and 3 Tbls. cocoa and nuts if desired. heat until blended well and pour over cooled cake. Let it sit until icing has cooled and then enjoy.

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