Sunday, June 29, 2008

More Summer Eats

Fresh Salsa
2-3 Tomatoes, diced
1 Jalapeno, seeded, ribbed, minced
2 Tbsp. Minced onion
Juice of 1 Lime
1-2 Tbsp. Cilantro, chopped
Salt & Pepper
Mix together. Season with Salt & Pepper. 

Banana Chocolate Chip Cake
1 1/2 c. Flour
2/3 c. Sugar
1 1/2 tsp. Baking Powder
1/4 tsp. Salt
1 c. Mashed Bananas 
1 Egg
1/2 c. Butter
1/4 c. Milk
1 c. Chocolate Chips
- Mix flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt.
- In separate bowl mix bananas, egg, melted butter, and milk. Stir banana mix with flour mix until blended. Don't over mix. Stir in chocolate chips.
- Bake 350 degrees in a 8 x 8 greased pan for 35 minutes. 

Bro. Johnston's Crazy Chocolate Cake
(This is DJ's favorite cake. His mom got the recipe from a friend in their ward)
 3 c. Flour
6 heaping Tbsp. Cocoa
1 tsp. Salt
2 c. Sugar
2 tsp. Soda
Sift above ingredients together in a 9 X 13 cake pan (with lid)
Then add:
2 tsp. Vanilla
2 Tbsp. Vinegar
3/4 c. Salad Oil
2 c. Water
Mix all together. Bake at 350 for 30 minutes. After baking, put lid on to sweat for a few hours (VERY IMPORTANT). Then frost with chocolate frosting.

1/3 pkg of 2 lb bag Powdered Sugar
1/2 c. Butter
3 Tbsp. Cocoa
Enough milk/vanilla

1 comment:

LisaJ said...

I blog hopped to your site. I couldn't resist making this cake. It was delicious!! I've replaced my old family recipe with this one. Please post more great recipes!!