Mud Pie Cake

This is my favorite chocolate birthday cake – and it is vegan!  No eggs at all.

Mud Pie Cake
Recipe type: Dessert
  • 3 cups sifted flour
  • 6 Tbsp cocoa
  • 2 tsp baking soda
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 10 tbsp cooking oil
  • 2 tbsp vinegar
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 2 cups cold water
  1. Sift together flour, cocoa, baking soda, sugar, and salt.
  2. Make 3 holes or grooves in the dry mixture.
  3. Into 1 hole, pour the oil; into another, pour the vinegar; and into the last hole, pour the vanilla.
  4. Pour water over all. Stir the mixture until it's smooth and the flour can't be seen.
  5. Pour everything into well-greased 9x13 cake pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.