$100 Cake
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • 2 1/4 C flour
  • 1 C + 2 T sugar
  • 4 1/2 T cocoa powder
  • 1 3/4 t baking soda
  • 1 3/4 t baking powder
  • 1 C + 2 T mayonnaise (not light)
  • 1 C + 2 T cold water
  • 2 1/4 t vanilla
  • Frosting
DIRECTIONS
  1. Mix dry ingredients.
  2. Add mayo and water.
  3. Mix until thoroughly blended. Add vanilla.
  4. Bake in a 9X13 pan 35-40 minutes at 350 degrees.
  5. Cool, then frost.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
The family story is that someone back in the mists of time won a contest with this cake and the prize was $100. If you're a little thrown off by the mayonnaise in recipe, just think of it as eggs and oil!