Salad Dressing Chocolate Cake

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"A cake that uses creamy salad dressing, who would have thought?!"


50 m servings 137 cals
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Original recipe yields 18 servings



  • Calories:
  • 137 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 3.9 g
  • 6%
  • Carbs:
  • 24.2g
  • 8%
  • Protein:
  • 1.7 g
  • 3%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 4 mg
  • 1%
  • Sodium:
  • 252 mg
  • 10%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease a 9x13 inch baking dish.
  2. Mix flour, sugar, baking soda, vanilla extract, cocoa powder, creamy salad dressing, and water in a large bowl. Pour into the greased baking dish.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, about 30 minutes. Cool in the pans for 10 minutes before removing to cool completely on a wire rack.
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  1. 20 Ratings


This is very close to the one I've been making for over 30 years from my mother's old Tupperware cookbook. The only difference is the Tupperware recipe adds 1/2 teaspoon of salt and uses 1/2 cup...

This is a form of the original Waldorf Astoria cake. Better when baked in a 9x9 brownie pan.For a richer chocolate use 1/2 cup cocoa powder. Top with vanilla ice cream or real whipped cream.

My mother used to make this cake all of the time. It's such an easy recipe, yet I cannot remember it! It made me extremely happy to find it here, as my mother passed away a few years ago and I c...

I grew up on this cake!!! It is the most moist cake I have found! A lot of people still have not had this type a cake yet. It is better if recipe is doubled.

Very moist. I remember this from the '70's, what a nice memory making this cake was. Thank you for this.

This is a childhood memory cake...was looking for the recipe. But the 1/2 cup of cocoa is a must for this recipe, to give it the childhood taste. Thank you very much for this recipe!!!! :)))))

This chocolate cake reminds me of a cake my SIL used make years ago. It was good and chocolately. I used Wedding Cake Frosting and tinted Neon Green and Navy Blue, Seattle Seahawks colors.

My mom has been making this cake since I was a little girl. My favorite chocolate cake for sure.

I made this to take to my brother and sisiter in law's house. We all loved it including my husband and mother. I put my homemade butter frosting on it. It was so easy to make and didn't take ...