STREAMING NOW: Carnivorous

Mrs. Kocevar's Black Joe Cake

sparkle sparkle

Want more from Genius Kitchen?

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.

Learn More
“My sister shared this recipe that she got from her mother-in-law. Requested by my nephews on their birthdays, my sister Carol makes a batch and a half of this recipe and bakes in a 9x13" pan for 40 minutes.”
READY IN:
55mins
SERVES:
12
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup water
  • 12 cup butter or 12 cup margarine
  • 3 ounces unsweetened chocolate squares
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 12 teaspoons baking soda
  • 2 eggs, slightly beaten
  • 34 cup sour milk (Sour milk can be made by adding 1 T lemon juice or vinegar to 3/4 c milk)

Directions

  1. Boil water; remove from heat and add butter and chocolate; stir.
  2. In a separate bowl, stir together flour, sugar, salt, and baking soda.
  3. Add eggs; stir.
  4. Stir in chocolate mixture, mixing well.
  5. Add sour milk; mix well.
  6. Pour into 2 greased and floured 8" round cake pans.
  7. Bake at 350 degrees F for 30-35 minutes.

Watch more

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a
SORT BY: