"Cocoa Cake is quick and easy to put together, and it keeps very well if stored in an airtight container." --CL Reader

Recipe by Cooking Light January 1996


Recipe Summary

12 servings (serving size: 1 piece)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine sugar and boiling water in a small bowl, stirring until sugar dissolves. Let cool. Add egg whites and baby food to cooled sugar mixture; stir until well-blended.

  • Combine flour and next 4 ingredients (flour through salt) in a medium bowl; stir well. Add egg white mixture to flour mixture, stirring until dry ingredients are moistened.

  • Pour batter into a 9-inch square baking pan coated with cooking spray. Bake at 350° for 40 minutes or until cake springs back when touched lightly in center. Let cool completely in pan on a wire rack. Sift powdered sugar over top of cake.

Nutrition Facts

167 calories; calories from fat 4%; fat 0.7g; saturated fat 0.3g; poly fat 0.1g; protein 2.9g; carbohydrates 37.4g; fiber 0.2g; iron 1.8mg; sodium 162mg; calcium 31mg.