Food & Drink

Black magic cake

Black magic cake

1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour

1 cup sugar

3/4 cup cocoa

2 teaspoons baking soda

1 teaspoon baking powder

1 teaspoon salt

2 eggs

1 cup strong black coffee

1 cup sour milk,

sour cream or buttermilk

1/2 cup vegetable oil

1 teaspoon vanilla

Makes 12 servings.

Heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a 9-by-13-inch pan. Combine flour, sugar, cocoa, baking soda, baking powder and salt in a large bowl. Add eggs, coffee, milk, oil and vanilla. Beat two minutes (batter will be thin). Pour into pan and bake 30 to 35 minutes, until a toothpick comes out clean.

Nutritional information per serving: 256 calories (38 percent from fat), 11 g fat (2 g saturated, 3 g monounsaturated), 37 mg cholesterol, 5 g protein, 35 g carbohydrates, 2 g fiber, 468 mg sodium.