Texas Sheet Cake

Texas sheet cake is a classic southern dessert that is perfect for a crowd.

what you need:

Oil

Butter

Water

Cocoa powder

Sugar

Flour

Baking soda

Cinnamon

In a large saucepan, combine oil, butter, cocoa, and water. Heat just to boiling, stirring often.

1

While the cocoa/butter mixture heats, whisk together flour, sugar, baking soda, salt, espresso powder, cinnamon, eggs, buttermilk, and vanilla in a large mixing bowl.

2

When the hot cocoa mixture just begins to boil, remove from the heat and slowly pour the hot mixture into the flour/sugar mixture.

3

Pour the batter into the prepared sheet pan and gently tap the pan on the counter a few times to release any air bubbles in the batter.

4

Bake at 400°F for 10 minutes then rotate the pan, reduce the temperature to 375°F.

5

Watch our full step by step instructional video to learn how to make Texas Sheet Cake

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