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Texas Sheet Cake
February 15, 2010
7:24 pm
Mighty Chicken
Forum Posts: 202
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November 22, 2009

Okay, Leah, this is the recipe I have  for Texas Sheet Cake. It is one that no self-respecting woman who ever hosted a Tupperware, Avon, or Stanley Party would be without. StopWarning!! With these ingredients, a minute on your lips–forever on your hipsPink PigPink PigPink Pig.


Texas Sheet Cake                   

2 cups sugar                            2 eggs

 2 cups flour                              1/2 cup buttermilk  

1 stick oleo                               1 tsp. soda

1 cup water                              1 tsp. vanilla

1/2 cup shortening                     1 tsp. cinnamon (optional)

4 Tbsp. cocoa

Sift together sugar and flour; set aside. Place in saucepan the oleo, water, shortening, and cocoa. Bring to  boil.  Pour this over flour and sugar mixture. Add eggs, buttermilk, soda, vanilla (and cinnamon if using) . Beat well until smooth.Pour into greased jellyroll pan or sheet pan. Bake at 400 degrees for 20 minutes.




4 Tbsp. cocoa                                1 tsp. vanilla

1 stick oleo                                     1 cup brocken pecans (optional)

6 Tbsp. buttermilk                           1 box powered sugar


   Combine cocoa, oleo, buttermilk, vanilla, and pecans. Bring to a slight boil and beat in powered sugar. Frost cake while warm.

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February 15, 2010
7:32 pm
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December 28, 2008

That looks like the recipe for the half sheet sized sheet pan, right??

The other place this is required to appear is at church dinners!

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February 15, 2010
9:33 pm
Mighty Chicken
Forum Posts: 322
Member Since:
January 1, 2010

I make this cake all the time. It's so easy and very good. another thing i do is to put peanut butter out of the jar over the cake while it is still warm. Let it cool and then ice it with the chocolate icing.Happy Flower

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