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Wacky Cake

Wacky Cake, also known as depression cake, is an old-school chocolate cake that contains no eggs or milk, which is why it was a popular treat during lean times.
10
925
718
2 hr 40 min
TOTAL TIME
690
CALORIES
$1.20
PER SERVING
Wacky Cake
Health Info
Macros
103g
CARBS
29g
FAT
4g
PROTEIN
Allowed on these diets
LACTOSE FREE
VEGETARIAN
Contains these allergens
TREE NUTS
MILK
WHEAT
Frequently Asked Questions
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Can I reduce the sugar in the cake recipe?
Why is my cake dry?
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Why does my cake have a dome-like shape and is not flat?
How can I make a gluten-free cake?
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