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Amish Lazy Woman's Cake

Lazy Woman's Cake

Quite possibly the easiest of all the Amish Cakes!
Course Dessert
Cuisine Amish


  • 2 cups white sugar
  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 5 tablespoon cocoa
  • 2 teaspoon baking soda heaping portion
  • 1 cup cooking oil scant
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 2 tablespoon vinegar
  • 2 cups cold water


  • Preheat oven to 350.
  • Combine sugar, flour, salt, and baking soda in large bowl.
  • Sift in cocoa powder, and whisk all together.
  • Make a well in the center of the dry ingredients; add oil, vanilla, vinegar, and water.
  • Mix until thoroughly combined into a smooth batter.
  • Pour into a greased 9 x 13 pan and bake 30 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center of cake comes out clean. Cool completely, then frost.
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