Dark Chocolate Cake

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This recipe comes from The Aust WW's New Cookbook (a very OLD cookbook I own) and is posted by request.

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  1. Sift dry ingredients into a large bowl; add sugar.
  2. Add melted butter gradually, mix well.
  3. Add milk and vanilla; beat well.
  4. Add lightly-beaten eggs gradually, beating well after each addition.
  5. Put mixture into greased and greased-paper lined deep 20cm round cake tin.
  6. Bake in a moderate oven 65 minutes or until cooked when tested.
  7. Top with Chocolate Icing when cold.
  8. Chocolate Icing: Sift together icing sugar and cocoa; mix in melted butter and water; beat until smooth.
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4 5

Lovely chockie cake. I don't know if the cooking time is too long, or it is just my oven, but at 40 mins, the cake was starting to burn.