• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 25 min
  • total: 35 min
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  • Summary

    The legendary Texas Sheet Cake is my go-to cake recipe to feed a crowd! Easy as can be, this cake boasts intense chocolate flavor and richness and can be made with or without nuts - dig in!

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup unsalted butter
    • 1 cup water
    • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 2 cups granulated sugar
    • 1/2 tsp salt
    • 1 tsp baking soda
    • 1/2 cup sour cream
    • 2 eggs (room temperature)
    • 1/4 cup + 2 tbsp whole milk
    • 1/2 cup unsalted butter
    • 3 3/4 cups powdered sugar
    • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1/4 tsp salt
    • 1 tsp vanilla extract
    • 1 cup chopped pecans (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 24
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 340 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 16 g 24.75%
    • Saturated Fat: 8 g 41.35%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 34 mg 11.39%
    • Sodium: 138 mg 5.74%
    • Calcium: 21 mg 2.11%
    • Potassium: 66 mg 1.88%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.99%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 50 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.95%
    • Sugar: 39 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 7.86%
    • Vitamin C 0.08%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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