Chocolate Coca Cola Cake Recipe-Best Texas Sheet Cake Recipe OMG GOOD!

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Chocolate Coca Cola Cake Recipe So EASY

Chocolate Cola Cake recipe from my cookbook, Too Hot in the Kitchen, makes a super moist and one of the best chocolate coca cola cake recipes with chocolate icing poured on top. Melt in your mouth goodness! Sometimes I have heard this recipe called Texas Sheet Cake recipes. It might be one of my very favorite chocolate cakes.  So simple to make I can whip up this chocolate coca cola cake without a mixer and I usually have all the ingredients in my house.  After all, it’s made with everyday pantry ingredients.

Too Hot in the Kitchen Includes The Secret Recipe for Chocolate Coca Cola Cake

TOOChocolate Cola Cake recipe from my cookbook, Too Hot in the Kitchen, makes a super moist and one of the best chocolate coca cola cake recipes with chocolate icing poured on top. Melt in your mouth goodness! Sometimes I have heard this recipe called Texas Sheet Cake recipes. It might be one of my very favorite chocolate cakes. 

This cake is one of my best chocolate healthy easy recipes! If you ever need a fabulous quick and easy chocolate recipe, this chocolate coca cola cake is the best. Too Hot in the Kitchen, is known for its easy chocolate recipes and for my favorite and oh-so-easy Chocolate Cola Cake.

I created this recipe for a diet coke promotion in the south and everyone bought the cold drinks for the recipes inside the box of drinks.  I’m excited to share my popular Chocolate Coca Cola Cake recipe with you today.  Of course, I also put it in my Too Hot in the Kitchen cookbook.




People Who Have my cookbook Too Hot in the Kitchen  Absolutely Love the Recipes

This recipe is made in a oblong baking pan.  However, sometimes I make it in a 15x11x2-inch baking pan to serve a crowd.  It’s a not as high a cake but soo good and almost like a cake brownie.  You don’t even need a mixer and I promise this chocolate coca cola cake recipe you can whip up in minutes.  So, be sure to keep these ingredients in your house all the time for a last minute chocolate craving.

Baking sheet pans make a thinner cake/brownie and double has a cookie sheet pan! Every Kitchen Should Have one! Noblesse Non-Stick 15 Noblesse Non-Stick 15 Fat Daddio’s Sheet Cake 

Fabulous Chocolate Cola Cake recipe a guaranteed hit!

You know I can’t show up without food! I don’t mind ever making these brownies/cake because not only are they simple to whip up, but the best part is I get to eat a few hot out of the oven! And if you have to bring dessert for lots of people, this makes a big pan.  It is a cross between a brownie and cake; and always a talked about recipe.  Whenever you hear I have to bring a dessert to a meeting, a sample to a book signing event, this is usually my recipe of choice.  After all, I have decided CHOCOLATE speaks!chocolate cola cake recipe for Texas sheet cake and best chocolate coca cola cake recipe


Chocolate Cola Cake Recipe The Rage in Diet Cooke Promotion

I used this recipe in my diet coke southern promotion several years ago and then I didn’t give it to anyone. It was all the rage. I would go on TV with the chocolate cake and say the recipes was inside the carton of  Coke products.  Can you imagine how many cartons of Coke products were sold JUST FOR THE CHOCOLATE COCA COLA CAKE RECIPE!!  I have so many people that still treasure that recipe so that’s why I just had to share it with you!   This recipe serves a crowd because I make it in a baking sheet pan. Let me know what you think?  Now, the secret is out and you have the recipe too!!

Chocolate Cola Cake from my Too Hot in the Kitchen

I participated in a regional diet coke promotion and this recipe was all the rage each year so I am excited to share it with you.

Makes 60-70 squares

1/3 cup canola oil
1 3/4 cups sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup diet cola
1/2 cup buttermilk
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 cup cocoa
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 1/2 cups miniature marshmallows
Cola Chocolate Icing (recipe follows)

1.Preheat oven 350°F. Coat 15x10x1-inch pan with nonstick cooking spray.
2.In mixing bowl, beat together oil, sugar, egg and vanilla until creamy. In another bowl, mix together cola and buttermilk; set aside.
3. In small bowl, combine flour, cocoa, and baking soda; set aside. Add flour mixture to sugar mixture alternately with cola mixture, mixing only until just blended. Stir in miniature marshmallows.
4. Spread batter into prepared pan. Bake 12-15 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Remove from oven, and immediately pour Cola Chocolate Icing (see recipe) on top of cake and carefully spread. Cool to room temperature, cut into squares.

Cola Chocolate Icing

This icing hardens on cake-delicious.

6 tablespoons butter
1 (16-ounce) box
1/3 cup diet cola
1/4 cup cocoa
1 (16-ounce) box confectioners sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1. In medium pot, combine butter, cola, and cocoa, bring to boil. Remove from heat, and add confectioners sugar and vanilla, mixing until smooth. Icing will thicken.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories 84 Calories from fat 24% Fat 2g Saturated Fat 1g Cholesterol 6mg Sodium 29mg Carbohydrate 16g Dietary Fiber 0g Sugars 12g Protein 1g Dietary Exchanges: 1 other carbohydrate, 1/2 fat

Spicy Advice: For cakes like squares, make in 13x9x2-inch pan, bake 30-35 minutes.

If you love this recipe then you are DEFINITELY going to want to try my Chocolicious Peanut Butter Dessertt!!!



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With over 1 MILLION COOKBOOKS sold, Holly Clegg has become a culinary expert on easy healthy everyday recipes through her nationally recognized best-selling trim&TERRIFIC® and Eating Well cookbook series, including Eating Well Through Cancer, (English, Spanish and Chinese editions), Eating Well to Fight Arthritis and Diabetic Cooking with the ADA. Clegg attended the Cordon Bleu Cooking School, London and has appeared on Fox & Friends, NBC Weekend Today, QVC, The 700 Club, USA Today, Cooking Light Magazine, Web MD, and Huff Post. She consulted and did spokesperson work for Walmart, Teflon, DuPont, The Coca-Cola Company, and hospitals throughout the country. For more information, visit About Holly or The Healthy Cooking Blog for more recipes and tips.
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