Mayonnaise Chocolate Sensation cake recipe (1985)

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Secret Mayonnaise Chocolate Sensation cake recipe (1985)

Secret Mayonnaise Chocolate Sensation cake recipe (1985)

Yield: 10 servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 35 minutes
Additional Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 15 minutes
Share the chef’s best-kept baking secret and create a richer, moister cake by adding Hellmann’s to your favorite cake mix.

Ingredients

  • 1 package chocolate cake mix (with pudding in the mix)
  • 1 cup Hellman's/Best Foods real mayonnaise
  • 1 cup water
  • 3 eggs

Instructions

  1. Grease and flour 2 (9") layer cake pans.
  2. In a large bowl with mixer at low speed, blend all ingredients 30 seconds. Beat at medium speed 2 minutes or 300 strokes by hand.
  3. Pour into prepared pans. Bake in 350 F oven for 30 to 35 minutes or until cake springs back when touched lightly in center.
  4. Cool in pans 10 minutes. Remove. Cool on wire racks.
  5. Fill and frost as desired.

Notes

To prepare cake without pudding in the mix, reduce mayonnaise to 1/2 cup.

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Nutrition Information:
Yield: 10 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving:Calories: 388 Total Fat: 23g Saturated Fat: 4g Trans Fat: 0g Unsaturated Fat: 17g Cholesterol: 65mg Sodium: 574mg Carbohydrates: 44g Fiber: 1g Sugar: 23g Protein: 5g
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