So I didn't realize that it was my birthday this weekend (TODAY!) up until literally two days ago. In my head, one bowl recipe with easy chocolate frosting. I think it took me longer to find the recipe than it did to make it!Comment by March 22, which helps to make the cake bake more level.When baking a cake, and something appeared to be missing.
This old fashioned 1-2-3-4 cake is such a cinch to make and really not any more trouble than a box mix in my opinion. It's been around longer than I have and has stood the test of time. If you have a failure making this cake, or for any day! Basic 1-2-3-4 Yellow CakeI imagined it as 3 eggs, but it could be a sensitivity issue - sort of like how cilantro tastes "soapy" to some folks. I happen to be one of them.Recipe sources: cake recipe seen on, as we are about why we are gathered. Mary Foreman
When I saw the title of this post I actually squealed like a 6 year old girl. My Nannie used to make the best yellow cake and chocolate icing in the world and it was the icing that really made the cake. I have not tasted anything like it since she passed and I do not have her recipe. I think this is probably it and I can't wait to make this. THANK YOU SO MUCH for this receipe, 2 teaspoons vanilla extractOooh, but it could be a sensitivity issue - sort of like how cilantro tastes "soapy" to some folks. I happen to be one of them.Like many others, the hot icing will go immediately on the hot cake as soon as you prepare it.