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Fudgy Sheet Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Fudgy Sheet Cake recipe? Learn how to make Fudgy Sheet Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by amyjohanna

Makes 6 servings



Cake is from Cooking Light - I made it in coffee cups. Frosting is improvised from what was on hand.

Recipe Ingredients for Fudgy Sheet Cake

1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa
1/4 cup boiling water
9/10 cup flour
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 cups granulated sugar
3 tbsp butter
1 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 large egg
1/2 cup low-fat buttermilk
3 tbsp chocolate chips
1/2 tbsp butter
1 tbsp low-fat buttermilk

Recipe Directions for Fudgy Sheet Cake

  1. Preheat oven to 350.

  2. To prepare cake, combine cocoa and boiling water in a small bowl; cool. Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine flour, baking soda, and salt, stirring well with a whisk. Place granulated sugar, shortening, and vanilla in a large bowl; beat with a mixer at medium speed until well blended. Add eggs, beating well. Beat in cocoa mixture. Add flour mixture and buttermilk alternately to sugar mixture, beginning and ending with flour mixture and beating well after each addition.

  3. Pour batter into a 6 muffin tins coated with cooking spray. Bake at 350 approx. 20 minutes or until the cake springs back when lightly touched. Cool in pan 10 minutes on a wire rack.

  4. To make icing, melt together chocolate chips and 1/2 tbsp butter in microwave. Add buttermilk and stir, then pour and spread over cakes.

Categories

Chocolate, Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 105.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
291
Calories from Fat
94
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.4g
16%
Saturated Fat
6.2g
31%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
54mg
18%
Sodium
240mg
10%
Potassium
124mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
47.0g
16%
Dietary Fiber
2.1g
8%
Sugars
30.3g
Protein
5.0g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 4% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D-
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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