Gwee’s Birthday Cake

1/2 c. Unsweetened Cocoa 3/4 c. Hot Coffee 1/2 c. Shortening 1 1/2 c. Granulated Sugar 3 egg Yolks 1 tsp. Vanilla 2 c. Cake Flour 1 tsp. Soda 1/2 tsp. Salt 1/2 c. Sour Milk 3 Egg Whites Dissolve cocoa in hot coffee, set aside and let cool. In a large mixing bowl cream shortening and sugar. Add egg yolks and vanilla. Mix in cocoa mixture. In a separate bowl stir together flour, soda and salt. Beat in dry ingredients alternately with milk. Beat egg whites ... Read More