Mississippi Mud Cake

Preparation info
  • Yield:


    or More Servings.
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Craig Claiborne's Southern Cooking

By Craig Claiborne

Published 1987

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The Cake

  • ½ pound butter
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 4 eggs


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • To prepare the cake batter, combine the butter and sugar in a mixing bowl. Beat well until creamy. Add the eggs, 1 at a time, beating thoroughly after each addition.
  • Sift together the flour and cocoa. Fold this i