Lakin/Thompson Recipes

Coka Cola Cake

"From (Great) Aunt Eleanor Thompson-Wise "
Ingredients Cake
  1. 2 cups flour
  2. 2 cup white sugar
  3. 2 sticks oleo
  4. 3 tbsps coco
  5. 1 can regular Coke (no diet}
  6. ¼ tbsp salt
  7. 2 well beaten eggs
  8. 1 tbsp vanilla
  9. ½ cups miniature marshmallows
  10. 1 ½ cup buttermilk
  11. 1 tsp baking soda
Preparation Cake
  1. Combine flour and sugar , set aside.
  2. Heat oleo, coco, Coke and salt to boiling point.
  3. Add flour/sugar mixture
  4. Add 2 well beaten eggs and vanilla
  5. Fold in Marshmallows
  6. add buttermilk and baking soda to the mixture.
  7. Pour into a 9 x 13 loaf pan (batter will be thin)
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for 30-35minutes
Ingredients Icing
  1. 3 tbsp cocoa
  2. 1 stick oleo
  3. 6 tbsp Coca-Cola (or Carnation Milk)
  4. vanilla
  5. 1 lb box confectioners sugar
  6. ¼ tbsp salt
  7. 2 well beaten eggs
  8. 1 tbsp vanilla
Preparation Icing
  1. Heat cocoa, oleo, vanilla and Coca-Cola (milk) to a rolling boil (2-3 minutes).
  2. Pour over sugar
  3. Pour icing over cake

Notes

serve with a scoop of vanilla bean ice cream