Texas Sheet Cake a.k.a. Best Chocolate Cake Ever

Texas Sheet Cake a.k.a. Best Chocolate Cake Ever
Texas Sheet Cake a.k.a. Best Chocolate Cake Ever
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  • Summary

    Recipe adapted from and with thanks to Ree Drummond

    Ingredients

    • CAKE:
    • 2 cups flour
    • 2 cups sugar
    • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1/2 cup cocoa powder
    • 1 cup butter 
    • 1 cup boiling water 
    • 1/2 cup buttermilk (or this buttermilk substitute )
    • 2 eggs 
    • 1 teaspoon baking soda 
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla 
    • FROSTING:
    • 3/4 cup butter 
    • 6 tablespoons milk 
    • 3 1/4 cups powdered sugar
    • Optional:
    • 1/2 cup finely chopped pecans

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 16
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 180 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 1 g 0.81%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0.91%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 1 mg 0.25%
    • Sodium: 34 mg 1.4%
    • Calcium: 11 mg 1.12%
    • Potassium: 27 mg 0.78%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.21%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 43 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.64%
    • Sugar: 28 g
    • Protein: 2 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0.25%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 0.97%
    • * 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 - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • 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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