Monday, February 7, 2011

Coca-Cola Cake

1 cup Coca-Cola
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 cup butter or margarine, softened
1 3/4 cups sugar
2 large eggs, lightly beaten
2 t. vanilla extract
2 cups all-purpose flour
1/4 cup cocoa
1 t. baking soda
1 1/2 cups miniature marshmallows

Coca-Cola Frosting:

  • 1/2  cup  butter or margarine
  • 1/3  cup  Coca-Cola
  • 3  T.  cocoa
  • 1  (16-ounce) package powdered sugar
  • 1 T.  vanilla extract

Garnish: 3/4 cup chopped pecans, toasted

Combine Coca-Cola and buttermilk; set aside.
Beat butter at low speed with an electric mixer until creamy. Gradually add sugar; beat until blended. Add egg and vanilla; beat at low speed until blended.
Combine flour, cocoa, and soda. Add to butter mixture alternately with cola mixture; begin and end with flour mixture. Beat at low speed just until blended.
Stir in marshmallows. Pour batter into a greased and floured 13- x 9-inch pan. Bake at 350° for 30 to 35 minutes. Remove from oven; cool 10 minutes. Pour Coca-Cola Frosting over warm cake; garnish, if desired.


  1. Wow. That looks good! I'll have to try it sometime when I'm splurging!