Monthly Recipe


Cream 2 cups sugar with 4 eggs, then add the following 4 ingredients:

3/4 cup cocoa
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons kahlua or other coffee liqueur

Separately, melt 1 cup butter, then stir in 2 tablespoons instant coffee granules until dissolved. Add to first mixture and blend well. Then add 1 cup flour to entire mixture. Pour into a 9" X 13" greased baking dish and bake at 350 degrees for 20 -23 minutes. Cool

For the frosting: dissolve 2 tablespoons instant coffee granules into 1 tablespoon hot water. Add 1 stick softened butter, 1/4 teaspoon salt, 2 tablespoons Kahlua. Beat in 3 cups powdered sugar until smooth and spreadable. If too thick, just add a little milk or water to make it spreadable. Frost cake and EAT.