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A Dish & A Story [a dinner party idea]

Aunt Inez's 4-Layer Chocolate Cake

Aunt Inez’s Chocolate Cake

My grandma, Doris Wheeler Evans, was born in 1914 and grew up in Watertown, Florida which is no bigger than a blink and right outside of Lake City.

She was one of 12 children; 8 of them girls, 8 of them incredible southern cooks. I grew up eating “Aunt Eloise’s Pound Cake,”  “Doris’s Coconut Cake,” “Lucille’s Lemon Cheesecake,”  and “Cleavy’s Chicken Tetrazzini.”  The star among the stars, however, was Aunt Inez’s Chocolate Cake. Continue reading