Recipe Cupboard – Mayonnaise Cake

Mayonnaise Cake – many of you remember this from your Mom or Grandma


3 cups flour

1 cup sugar

2 teaspoons baking soda

1/2 teaspoon salt

3 tablespoons cocoa

1 cup mayonnaise

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 cup water


In a large bowl, combine the water, mayonnaise and vanilla until well blended. In a large bowl, combine the flour, sugar, cocoa and baking soda; gradually beat into mayonnaise mixture until blended. , Pour into a greased 9-in. square or 11×7-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.