White German Chocolate CakeFrom midgelet 4 years ago
- 4 (1 ounce) squares white chocolate, chopped shopping list
- 2 1/2 cups sifted cake flour shopping list
- 1 teaspoon baking powder shopping list
- 1/2 teaspoon salt shopping list
- 1 cup butter shopping list
- 2 cups white sugar shopping list
- 4 egg yolks shopping list
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract shopping list
- 1 cup buttermilk shopping list
- 1 cup chopped pecans shopping list
- 1 cup flaked coconut shopping list
- 4 egg whites shopping list
- frosting shopping list
- 1 c evaporated milk shopping list
- 1 c sugar shopping list
- 1/4 lb unsalted butter shopping list
- 3 lg egg yolks shopping list
- 1 ts vanilla extract shopping list
- 1 c Chopped pecans shopping list
- 1 c Shredded unsweetened coconut shopping list
How to make it
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
- Grease and flour 3 (9 inch) pans.
- Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt.
- Set aside.
- In a large bowl, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
- Beat in the yolks one at a time, then stir in the melted chocolate and vanilla.
- Beat in the flour mixture alternately with the buttermilk.
- Stir in the nuts and coconut.
- In a large glass or metal mixing bowl, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form.
- Fold 1/3 of the whites into the batter, then quickly fold in remaining whites until no streaks remain.
- Divide batter into prepared pans.
- Bake in the preheated oven for 40 to 45 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cake comes out clean.
- Invert the cakes onto the wire racks, carefully peel off the parchment paper, and cool completely
- FOR THE FROSTING:
- . In a heavy medium saucepan over medium heat, combine the evaporated milk, sugar, butter, and egg yolks.
- Simmer for 10 minutes, stirring constantly.
- Do not let mixture boil fast; lower the heat if necessary.
- Remove from heat and stir in the vanilla, pecans, and coconut.
- Place the saucepan into a bowl filled with ice and stir constantly until the frosting is cool and slightly thickened.
- . Place a cake layer on a serving platter.
- Spread 1/4 of the frosting evenly over the cake layer, making sure to spread it all the way to the edges.
- Top with the second layer, and spread with 1/4 of the frosting.
- Top with the third cake layer.
- Evenly frost the top and sides of the cake with the remaining frosting
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