Remember this character from Wonder Woman?
I liked her because she could be strong, smart and sexy.
I bet she could even whip up a mean chocolate cake.
You go girl!
Cocoa Devil's Food Cake
Combine, beat until well blended and set aside:
1 c sugar
1/2 c cocoa
1/2 c buttermilk (or yogurt)
Beat until soft:
1/2 c butter
add gradually and cream until light:
1 c sifted sugar
Beat in, one at a time:
Beat in cocoa mixture. Sift before measuring:
2 c cake flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp salt
Add flour in three parts to the butter mixture alternately with:
1/2 c buttermilk
1 tsp vanilla
Beat batter after each addition just until smooth. Grease tube pan and sprinkle sugar mixture over bottom. Bake cake about 1 hour in a preheated 350 degree oven. It may be baked in 2 layers for about 35 minutes. Spread cake with a white or chocolate icing.