Description: Even those scary Black Riders will turn aside their hunt for the Ring to enjoy this low-fat Middle-earth delight.

Submitted by: admin on 2005-02-23 07:26:49

Serves: 9 Riders in Black

Prep Time: 20-30minutes

Difficulty: Easy

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2 cups flour
1 3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup cocoa
1tbsp. baking soda
2/3 cup oil
1cup buttermilk (if you cannot buy buttermilk add 2 tbsp vinegar to 1 cup milk).
1cup strong instant coffee


Preheat oven to 350 degrees.Mix flour, sugar, cocoa and baking soda. Add oil and buttermilk.Stir until well blended and add hot coffee gently. The batter will have a soupy consistency. Bake in a 9x13 pan for 35-40 minutes. Turn out, leave to cool and enjoy!