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Funny Cake

A Mennonite favorite!

Recipe Ingredients

1 cup sugar

1/2 cup cocoa

1 cup hot water

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

2 cups sugar

2 eggs

1/3 cup oil

1 cup milk

2 cups flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1 teaspoon salt


Heat oven to 350 degrees F.

Combine 1 cup sugar, cocoa, hot water and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract in a small bowl. Set aside.

In another mixing bowl, cream together 2 cups sugar, eggs and oil, then add remaining ingredients.

Pour creamed mixture into two (9-inch) pie crusts and then pour chocolate mixture on top.

Bake for approximately 45 minutes. Test with a wooden pick for doneness.


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