Texas Cake

Texas Cake

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

1 cup sugar

1/4 cup sour cream

1/2 t. vanilla

1 egg in a mixing bowl. Mix.

1 cup flour

2 tbsp cocoa

1/4 tsp salt

1/2 tsp baking soda

Mix in a separate bowl. Combine two mixtures.

Measure 1/2 cup water in a liquid measuring cup. Heat 30 seconds on high. Add to the cup 1/4 cup oil. Then add 4 tbsp of butter. Stir and let sit till melted. The mix should be hot, if not cover it and heat it a bit in the microwave.

It will be a thin batter.  Pour into an 8 x 8 pan, bake about 15 minutes.