texas sheet cake recipe for 13x9 pan

And the magic really occurs when the warm frosting is poured over the warm cake. I have a friend who can’t eat chocolate & would love to be able to make a cake with carob as a surprise. There really aren’t many variations on this recipe if you start digging around. 1 cup chopped pecans (optional). How to make homemade Texas Sheet Cake! Using 1 cup buttermilk and only 1/2 cup water for the batter. 6 T. milk Then in the frosting recipe I add 1 tsp of vanilla, 1/2 cup cocoa and 1 lb of powdered sugar. I got it from a neighbor and it’s one of my go-to recipes for an easy dessert to feed a crowd. Mostly a Texas sheet cake varies only with the amount of butter. In a pan on top of the stove melt butter, add cocoa and water. 1 cup water My in-laws call this brownies and it drives me crazy! I loved my mom’s growing up but it seems a little greasy to me now. 3 1/2 cups (14 ounces) powdered sugar (to avoid lumps) I have made Texas sheet cake before but been severely underwhelmed. For my sister’s wedding I used this batter to make her layer cake, plus a bunch of cupcakes. I love seeing all the goodness you are whipping up in your kitchens! Prep Time: Thank you for a cinnamon free version of this cake! Is it Tex-Mex with the cinnamon and plain TX without? We’ve made it the other way around (chocolate cake with PB frosting) and it was really good, but we all definitely prefer PB w/chocolate frosting! Frost with Texas Sheet Cake Frosting while still warm. I make this exclusively with Bobs Red Mill 1 for 1 gluten-free flour. Cookie Sheet {Half Sheet Pan} By chance, have you ever added cinnamon to the frosting for a Mexican chocolate type of frosting? I might need to work on a no-fuss, no-frills Texas sheet cake version. Chocolate was always more popular but the pieces down the center went first. (Yellow cake with chocolate frosting is my absolute favorite cake combination! I made this Saturday and I do like the extra chocolate! Over the years, I’ve taken my Aunt Marilyn’s classic Texas sheet cake recipe and made some very slight adjustments to make it more my style. I’ll definitely be trying this one bc my husband’s family are die hard fans. (Or any GF flour conconction?) That made me smile to know you still make it on your kids’ birthdays even if they live far away. It does that wonderful crackly (great word choice!) I made the cake with 1/2 cup less sugar and the frosting with a cup less sugar and it was still plenty sweet, moist, and chocolatey. If I were going to do a little mixing and matching, having made both this and the Peanut Butter Sheet Cake, which would you think would be the better combination, the PB sheet cake and chocolate sheet cake frosting, or the other way around? Recipe Source: from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe (from my old recipe binder put together by my Aunt Marilyn 20 years ago). Disclaimer: I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for me to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. I’ll let you know how it turns out. It was really, really good and this is where we’ll come for the recipe when we make Texas sheet cake. Then the nuts are envelopes in the chocolatey goodness..  mmmmm. The Great Teacher Strike of 2018 will go down in history) to a big slice o cake! I can think of no greater pudding abomination than that! Preheat the oven to 350° and have ready a greased jelly roll pan (10 1/2″ x 15 1/2″) lined with … Hey Raquel, I’m awfully boring as I haven’t tried either of those. A favorite variation at our house is your peanut butter version with chocolate frosting from a chocolate Texas sheet cake recipe. If using a jelly roll pan, make sure the sides are high enough so the batter doesn't overflow. I’m so excited to finally get the chocolate one right! Instructions From one past underwhelmed Texas sheet cake fan to another, you’ll have to let me know what you think if/when you try this! Read More Notes I will definitely be making this and definitely with the “chocolate boost”, This is very close to our classic Texas Chocolate Sheet recipe! Haha, thanks for making me smile, Julie. I know that might sound weird, but it’s definitely in the “don’t knock it til you try it” category, because it makes a rather ordinary cake somewhat special. Thanks for sharing the background of where this recipe originated from, Wynne! Using a large cookie sheet/sheet cake pan. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Pour batter into prepared pan then bake for 20 minutes or until toothpick inserted in the middle of the cake comes out clean. Delicious! That sounds divine. Required fields are marked *. I’ve also seen a lot of Texas sheet cake recipes that say to bake the cake in a jelly roll pan. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Pan Size: while a half sheet pan (11X17-inches) is commonly used for Texas sheet cake, you can also bake the cake in a jelly roll pan (15X10-inches) or a 9X13-inch cake pan for thicker cake and frosting layers (increase baking time as needed). The cake should have a little cinnamon in the cake and chopped pecans in the frosting. And yes, this cake is dreamy because there’s no cooling required before whipping it all together! I eat gluten free so I subbed Thrive gluten free flour. I guess I’ve never seen this in the comments of a food blog before but two people did that today on this recipe. Thank you! © Mel Combine in a pot on the stove and cook till bubbly. The vanilla-flavored cornmeal batter gives the … Made this, it is awesome like fudge on cake! . Maybe that’s why people look at me weird when I say it’s a sheet cake, so I’m calling it a Texas sheet cake because cakes are bigger in Texas (right? It’s super overkill on butter but it really does taste better. Bring the mixture to a boil. I don’t sift the dry ingredients for this recipe, but if you do, you would want to measure and then sift. In a medium saucepan, add the butter and water. I’m not familiar with sifting flour, do you measure the flour before or after sifting? I like to mix pecans into the icing before spreading it on. Sift in the cocoa (to avoid lumps). This cake looked so delicious and who can resist chocolate, right?! Just wanted to say this is the recipe my mom always used (she got it from a friend who brought the cake to a church activity) and my entire family loooooves it. 2 eggs I use buttermilk instead of the sour cream. Batter tasted good. Prepare 13x9" cake pan by coating with a thin film of butter and dusting with cocoa powder. Then the cake bakes in just a few minutes (remember, it’s thin, so don’t overbake!). As I was doing some recipe research, I learned that typical sheet cakes are made in a thin sheet pan (think jellyroll pan), not a big 13×9 pan that I’m accustomed to. Keep the frosting warm if the cake is not finished baking.Pour the warm frosting over the warm cake and spread evenly. Stir until well mixed. This was my FIRST sheet cake, wanting to layer a neapolitan style if I was successful with this recipe. Sift in the cocoa (to avoid lumps). This tastes so similar…even better actually with the addition of extra cocoa powder! I have to ask if you have ever made it with carob powder. You never let me down, Mel. It’s fantastic!! Thanks so much, Andrea! My hubby loves it straight from the freezer, but I love to microwave it for just a few seconds and then it’s as gooey as when it was fresh. Bring to a boil. It’s the BEST feeling when you find a recipe like that…one that you know you’ll never have to replace! Otherwise the recipe is very similar. The only thing I would mention is that we substitute apple sauce for half the butter in the cake. Super indulgent and *totally* worth the indulgence! . 1 cup (8 ounces, 2 sticks) butter Keep in mind, not all cake recipes can be seamlessly converted to a sheet cake. THANK YOU so much for sharing the recipe. Melt and bring to a boil: For one, it feeds a heck of a lot more people than the seven of us living under this roof. Namely, a bit more cocoa in the cake and the frosting, and I often use my Aunt Marilyn’s tip to use buttermilk in the frosting instead of milk. Heat, stirring cosntantly, until the mixture comes to a simmer. This is definitely going into my recipe binder. And even though it’s taken me ages to post a chocolate version, you may already be familiar with this white Texas sheet cake and this peanut butter Texas sheet cake. i think the spice and pecans add a lot to the over all taste. I even make it gluten free and it taste like a gooey brownie. Set aside.For the cake, in a large bowl, whisk together the granulated sugar, flour, baking soda and salt.In a medium saucepan, add the butter and water. 5 tablespoons cocoa (see note) Serve the cake warm or at room temperature. So thank you! Let me know what you think, Melissa! My family thinks I’m an awesome cook. Yield: Cocoa Powder: my recipe for Texas sheet cake has slightly more cocoa powder than other recipes out there. Thank you! How long would you say to bake it if you make it in a 9×13 pan. I’ve been making Texas sheet cake for years but mostly out of sentiment since it was a popular dessert when I was a girl. Yum! My favorite “take” on classic chocolate Texas sheet cake, this delightful cake is so moist, ultra-chocolatey, and so easy to make (no mixer required!). Immediately remove from the heat and whisk in the powdered sugar gradually until the frosting is smooth (if your powdered sugar is extra clumpy, sift it in to avoid lumps in the frosting). link} – they last forever and I use them for all my cookie baking; they also come in a 2-pack at Sam’s Club or Costco and are cheaper there, I think), 9X13-Inch Pan = I prefer using a metal 9X13-inch pan {aff. Just wondering if so, how much to add. Amazing how just a difference of 1-2 tablespoons cocoa powder makes a huge difference in my book. 1 tsp. If you’re the one doing the cooking, you deserve it! While there are obviously other names for the easy, no-fuss and definitely no-frills dessert (like Mama Hinckley cake, as I mentioned before, but I’ve also heard it called frosted chocolate sheet cake which is a super exciting and cutting edge name for the cake), around here we lovingly refer to it as Texas sheet cake. Thanks for posting perfect recipes! Skip recipes that don’t use a mixing method of creaming, blending, or the paste method. Anyone else ever make this error? Beat buttermilk, eggs, baking soda, … Some recipes call for a shockingly scant amount of 3 tablespoons cocoa for the entire cake! I cut the recipe in half and used a 9×13 pan. Glad your grandmother’s version remains a family favorite! Take all the credit! I’ve made your peanut butter and white Texas sheet cakes several times, they are our favorite cakes!! Thanks for restoring my faith in Texas sheet cake! Cake was so moist and tender and flavorful, I love that the icing isn’t sickeningly sweet! Texas Sheet Cake. Use a 9×11 pan or double the recipe because 10×13 made for a very thin cake!Yeeeeeeehaaaaaaaaaaaa! 1/3 cup milk or buttermilk 20 minutes I’ve never liked Texas Sheet Cake but I’ll bet your version would change my mind! I’m loving all your quarantine baking adventures, Bri! Mix in a mixing bowl: 2 cups sugar Go ahead and line your 13x9 with parchment paper—because this plum and berry-studded sheet cake looks so happy and bright when displayed on a pretty serving tray. I love seeing all the goodness you are whipping up in your kitchens! 1/3 cup Cocoa Add buttermilk mixture then whisk all ingredients together for one minute. If it were me, I’d do peanut butter cake and chocolate frosting (someone down below in the comment thread said they’ve done just that with the PB Texas sheet cake and it’s divine! Thank you! I just discovered your blog. No need to frost and layer a cake here! Follow @melskitchencafe on Instagram and show me the recipes you are making from my blog using the hashtag #melskitchencafe. Perfect Vanilla Sheet Cake. If using a jelly roll pan, make sure the sides are high enough so the batter doesn't overflow. I’m sadly not the hugest fan of cinnamon and chocolate together, but a lot of people love some cinnamon in their Texas sheet cake! However much it represents Texas, it is delicious. Amazing! For the cake, in a large bowl, whisk together the granulated sugar, flour, baking soda and salt. The minor adjustments you made to a traditional TX sheet cake recipe make all the difference! This Texas sheet cake is often baked in a half sheet pan (i.e. 2 cups sugar, Pour the chocolate mixture over the flour mixture and mix. Add warm icing to hot cake straight from oven. I halved the recipe, but still baked it in a 9×13 pan (took 12 min) to get it super thin – which is just an excuse for me and my husband to justify devouring this. First, let’s clear up a few things. It’s a classic, for sure! It balances the dessert out to be just perfect! 1 tsp. 5 TBSP or 1/3 cup buttermilk Yes! Such a delicious cake! Serve the cake warm or at room temperature. Then add: 2 cups flour Serve the cake warm or at room temperature. Looking for sheet cake recipes? Just a suggestion! We always had it for my dad’s birthday. I’m really not. In most cases I prefer nuts to leave my chocolate desserts alone, but I bet for a nut-lover, toasted pecans on top would be amazing. Allrecipes has more than 350 trusted sheet cake recipes complete with ratings, reviews, and baking tips. Cook Time: It’s the best dessert when you have a crowd of people to feed and everyone always loves it. I’ve always been underwhelmed by Texas sheet cake. 2 cups (15 ounces) granulated sugar You will never achieve the true taste and texure of a Texas sheet cake using a 9x13 cake pan to bake this recipe. Here I used the phrase “jelly roll pan” irresponsibly. Armed with the information above, all I will say is: choose wisely! Pour over the dry ingredients and stir until combined. I have never been able to put my finger on why I’m not a huge fan of chocolate Texas sheet cake. 1/4 teaspoon salt (If using a jelly roll pan, make sure the sides are high enough so the batter doesn’t overflow.). 1 lb of powdered sugar She makes Texas Sheet Cake simply because Mel posted the recipe (after all, you did convert her to Shepherd’s Pie). The first day it was your buttermilk banana bread, so thanks for that one too!! Love the thin cake to frosting ratio. It freezes well. I’m excited for your chocolate version—definitely with you on making chocolate cake CHOCOLATE! I LOVE me some Texas Sheet cake. the large, rimmed baking sheets about 11X17-inches in size). And even some declare the cake can be baked in a 9X13-inch pan. Or so he says until faced with this one or this one or this one. Next I’m going to try a yellow Texas sheet cake. Thank you Mel. For the half sheet pan? 1 cup water Thank you! I made it this afternoon. Also, have you ever topped it with pecans? 2 large eggs, lightly beaten 20 minutes Give it a try. Bring the mixture to a boil. Makes it extra rich and moist. Honestly, recipes like that are the best. Total Time: 5 tablespoons cocoa (see note) Thank you. Follow @melskitchencafe on Instagram and show me the recipes you are making from my blog using the hashtag #melskitchencafe. I usually halve the recipe and make it in a 13×9 cause that much cake for my little family is a dangerous thing, My mother in law makes something very similar, usually by request of my father in law. Remove from heat. 2 tsps cinnamon. So worth it. The cinnamon gives it a super rich flavor! Bring to a boil: Cookie, Heat and set aside. I think I can stop talking in 3rd person now and just wanted to say THIS WAS SOOO DELICIOUS! This may be a dumb question, but for the pan, you’re not talking about cookie sheets, are you? Your frosting is very similar to the chocolate frosting in my peanut butter bars recipe. The buttermilk just kicks it up a notch! Thank you so much! And easy. I remember my  mom making it a few times growing up, although she called it something entirely different (Mama Hinckley cake, don’t ask me why). When I saw today’s recipe I decided to do something I don’t much do and that is share how ours is different and I think better. sheet cake, I lost it so I am trying your recipe. 1 ¾ sticks of butter Same thing with the frosting. I would be super bugged if I were the food blogger who shared a favorite recipe and then had peple basically say that there recipe is way better and here, they’ll copy and paste it even. A true Texas sheet cake is baked in a shallow 11x15 jelly roll pan, it is not baked in a 9x13 cake pan. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly grease a large, rimmed baking sheet/half sheet pan (about 11X17-inches). ), (PS:  So enjoy your blog and photos, even when I’m Not in the mood to cook or bake anything! Oh, thanks for the tip! My kids introduced me to your blog and I have enjoyed many recipes that you have posted. I bet I have made this cake, only my recipe calls it Scotch Cake, at least 200 times over the year. Cake: To this day, this is the cake we always use for birthdays. Or similar? This was super easy to make. That is crazy awesome! I also grew up with my mom mixing walnuts into the frosting. We’ve always just called it cake brownies. So happy it worked out so well, CathyAnn! In a saucepan bring to a boil the following ingredients: 2 cubes butter sift flour and sugar together in large bowl. I can’t wait to try your recipe. Everyone was gaga over it and it was so easy! Looks similiar to the one I had. Plus then the cake and frosting almost meld together, and everything becomes super fudgy. But if you want to maintain the strict identity of the classically thin and loveable Texas sheet cake, my opinion is you need to stick with the half sheet pan. I felt bad when people praised me for making it, because, really, it wasn’t much to do there. This Texas Sheet Cake Recipe is one from Greg's family cookbook! Thank you again for all you do. Mix: Add both mixtures together; bake on cookie, Sift together flour, sugar, and ... last 5 minutes, Boil butter, water and cocoa ... in a cookie, In a saucepan bring to ... large, greased cookie, Mix flour and sugar in ... batter onto cookie, Combine flour, sugar, soda, and ... into large cookie, Heat and stir butter, cocoa ... large greased cookie, SUGAR COOKIES FOR ROLLING (COOKING SCHOOL). Ok, that peanut butter chocolate variation sounds PERFECT! Recommended Products this recipe is very similar to a recipe I grew up with…a couple differences …I use 1/2 tsp salt in the cake recipe, as well as 2 tsp of cinnamon!!! A nice variation is to add 1/2 to 1 tsp. 2 cups flour Add the following ingredients and mix well. I have a really great classic yellow cake, but in my opinion, it’s a little fussy (calls for cake flour and such) for a sheet cake. Melt butter with 1 cup of boiling water and cocoa, just until butter is melted Pour over flour/sugar mixture and add beaten eggs, baking soda, buttermilk and salt. I make your PB sheet cake all the time and then pair it with a chocolate sheet cake. Was I wrong! Amazing!! It was tasty,  but our frosting completely disappeared into the cake!! As a slight variation, I'll often sub in 1 tablespoon Dutch-process cocoa in both the cake and the frosting for a deeper, richer chocolate flavor. When I’ve had it in the past, the chocolate flavor has just been underwhelming and unsatisfying, as far as chocolate cake goes. Pour over the dry ingredients and stir until combined.Add the buttermilk, eggs and vanilla and mix until combined.Spread the batter evenly in the prepared pan. link} and I use it almost exclusively for cream cheese filled pumpkin rolls), Half Sheet Pan = 11X17 inches or about 12X18 inches on outer edges and often just called a “sheet pan” (I have these pans {aff. Why are you copying and pasting your own recipe for this cake? ","position":5,"name":"Spread the batter evenly in the prepared pan....","url":"https:\/\/www.melskitchencafe.com\/chocolate-texas-sheet-cake\/#mv_create_1268_5"},{"@type":"HowToStep","text":"While the cake bakes, make the frosting.\u00a0In a medium saucepan, combine the butter, cocoa, milk (or buttermilk), vanilla and salt. I’m so glad you wrote “if you’re gonna do chocolate cake, do chocolate cake!” I always pass it up bc it’s not worth the calories. I think a lot of people will want to make it that way! And that’s good to know that you are in the 9X13-inch camp. This Texas Sheet Cake recipe has been in my recipe box for over 25 years. The jury is still out, despite numerous research articles, on how the generationally beloved cake got its name, but I stick to the idea that because it’s baked in a pan the size of Texas, it can safely be called Texas sheet cake. 1 cup chopped nuts (add after you pour and spread frosting onto cake top) pecans, walnuts, almonds or whatever have on hand. Yes, I think those are the cookie sheets you might be thinking of. 1 teaspoon baking soda Pour the warm frosting over the warm cake and spread evenly. I did add 1/2 tsp cinnamon and a 1/2 cup of chopped pecans to make it more like a Texas sheet cake,. YES I’ve 1/2 the recipe and used a smaller pan and lined it with parchment and spray (paranoia) haha anyway now that this turned out awesome I’ve just got to figure out the chocolate and strawberry sheet cake recipes … An easy recipe for a good, basic sheet cake. I live in Idaho with my husband, 5 kids, and selection of weird farm animals. (12×18 inches) Greased. Delicious! Pour hot cocoa power mixture into bowl with flour mixture then stir to incorporate. I’ve made for 40 years. Solves the “cake to icing” ratio perfectly. In a medium saucepan, add the butter and water. Luckily I have a very talented niece who helped with that part.). It It makes my heart happy to see you have a version that I need to try! (Side note – this really can be baked in any size pan. Another dangerously good recipe… we had cut some slices and gave some to our neighbors to prevent me from eating the whole pan myself! ","position":3,"name":"In a medium saucepan, add the butter and...","url":"https:\/\/www.melskitchencafe.com\/chocolate-texas-sheet-cake\/#mv_create_1268_3"},{"@type":"HowToStep","text":"Add the buttermilk, eggs and vanilla and mix until combined. Natural, unsweetened cocoa powder (i.e. I grew up on Texas cake too! Despite the pieces of flour in the cake, everyone loved the cake! Natural, unsweetened cocoa powder (i.e. I had a recipe for a Texas choc. Hershey's) works great for both the cake and the frosting. Planning to make for a birthday this weekend so figured I would post my question. A perfect cake to whip up on the fly! Oooops! Earlier this week I made the cake using Hershey’s Special Dark cocoa. Try subbing heavy cream for the milk in the icing. Texas Sheet Cake I added unsweetened, shredded coconut to the glaze which was divine. 12-15 servings I am so impatient at waiting for cakes to cool before frosting them. The only thing is it has a little bit less flour even though i use the same amount as regular flour. 1 cup water, Sift together: My mom will sometimes put slivered almonds on top and it’s delicious. And I don’t know about you, but I don’t need 2/3 of a pan of leftover chocolate cake staring me in the face when everyone else leaves to go to school and work. As for the cinnamon, I’ve seen other recipes that call for a teaspoon of cinnamon in the cake batter and 1/2 to 1 teaspoon cinnamon in the frosting. Being it was so thin, compared to a regular cake, I was expecting it to be on the dry side. Decorating is not my forte. butter (3 cubes) WOW!!! For the gluten free i still do everything the same as i would if i was cooking it with regular flour. As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases. Hope I didn’t butcher it too badly! Add the buttermilk, eggs and vanilla and mix until combined. (And you are a good momma). baking soda How do you keep little round pieces of white flour from showing up in the finished product? 40 minutes Btw I recently discovered your  best pasta salad and I’ve made it twice in the last ten days & it will forever be our only pasta salad. It’s his favorite cake. This is the only chocolate cake I ever make. This is very similar to the recipe I use (from Pioneer Woman). And, is there a good yellow cake version of sheet cake? Looks like there will be some in my future . This is almost the same recipe as the pioneer woman chocolate sheet cake that we have been making and loving for years! 200 times!! Three sticks butter! If that sounds familiar, we’re more than likely working from the same recipe. Go big or go home, I guess, right? And way too sweet, made my teeth hurt. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly grease a large, rimmed baking sheet/half sheet pan (about 11X17-inches). Thanks for the review! Pour into a greased and floured jelly roll pan with sides. Bake for 20-25 minutes until the cake is evenly baked and springs back lightly to the touch (watch closely; your oven may cook hotter and the cake may need even less time).While the cake bakes, make the frosting. Thanks so much for another winner!! …and oh so dangerous to have around—even after half of it was devoured at a meeting. My niece and nephew went crazy for this. Red Velvet Sheet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, 1/2 cup (4 ounces) sour cream or buttermilk, 3 1/2 cups (14 ounces) powdered sugar (to avoid lumps). Thank you and I’m excited to try the peanut butter versions! The thought of that frosting on peanut butter bars has me feeling like all is right in the world, Holly! Set aside. ","position":2,"name":"For the cake, in a large bowl, whisk...","url":"https:\/\/www.melskitchencafe.com\/chocolate-texas-sheet-cake\/#mv_create_1268_2"},{"@type":"HowToStep","text":"In a medium saucepan, add the butter and water. So easy to make! You know what? My whole family is mmm-ing their way between bites. Know what I mean? I have a couple with taller lips, but only by about 1″ all around. And the best part about this cake is how impressed everyone is by how amazing it tastes, but it’s SO easy to make. I have successfully halved this recipe and baked it in a quarter sheet pan. I’ll have to remember this recipe next time we have a large function to go to – because I’m with you, having a Huge cake staring you in the face all day long would be dangerous. This Recipe is my all time favorite got to when i make texas sheet cake. My instinct had been to do it that way, but I’m glad your post confirms that! Teacher strikes don’t sound good (for anyone). I’ve never been to Texas … The cakes got rave reviews from everyone and there’s not a crumb left from two jelly roll pans in one week! 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