Texas Sheet Cake

This is one of my favorite desserts but I warn you it is decadent!
1 cup water
4 Tablespoons cocoa powder
2 sticks of butter or margarine
2 cups  flour
2 cups sugar
1 teaspoon baking soda 
1 teaspoon salt
2 eggs
1/2 teaspoon vanilla 
1/2 cup buttermilk
4 Tablespoon cocoa powder
1 stick butter or margarine
6 Tablespoons buttermilk
4 cups powdered sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
Grease 1 large cookie sheet (12x17x1). Bring to boil water, cocoa powder, two sticks of butter. In separate bowl combine flour, sugar, baking soda, salt. Pour boiling mixture into dry ingredients. Add two eggs, vanilla, buttermilk. Mix and pour on cookie sheet. Bake for 20 minutes at 350.

For frosting bring cocoa powder, butter and buttermilk to a boil. Remove from burner. Add powdered sugar and vanilla. Frost while cake is still hot. 


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