German Chocolate Cake With Coconut-Pecan Frosting
 
 
Calories per serving: Number of Servings: 16 
Fat grams per serving: Approx. Cook Time: 
Cholesterol per serving: Marks: 
 
CAKE 
 
4 oz.  Sweet cooking chocolate Cut Into pieces
1/2 cup  Water
2 cup  Sugar
1 cup  Butter or margarine
  softened
4   eggs
2-1/2 cup  All-purpose flour
1 tsp  Baking soda
1/2 tsp  Salt
1 cup  Buttermilk
  or 1 tablespoon Vinegar or lemon Juice; Plus enough milk to make 1 Cup}
1 tsp  Vanilla
 
FROSTING 
 
1 cup  Sugar
1 cup  Evaporated milk
1/2 cup  Butter or margarine
3   eggs beaten
1-1/3 cup  Flaked coconut
1 cup  Chopped pecans or walnuts
1 tsp  Vanilla
 
Heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and lightly flour three 
9-inch round cake pans. In small saucepan over low heat, melt 
chocolate with water; cool. In large bowl, combine 2 cups 
sugar and 1 cup butter or margarine; beat until light and fluffy. 
Add 4 eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir 
in chocolate mixture. Add all remaining cake ingredients; beat at 
low speed until well combined. Pour batter into greased and 
floured pans. Bake at 350 degrees for 35 to 45 minutes or 
until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 5 
minutes. Remove from pans. Cool 1 hour or until completely 
cooled. In medium saucepan, combine 1 cup sugar, evaporated 
milk, 1/2 cup butter or margarine, and 3 eggs; mix well. Cook 
over medium heat until mixture begins to bubble, stirring 
constantly. Remove from heat; stir in coconut, pecans, and 1 
teaspoon vanilla. Cool 30 minutes or until completely cooled. 
Place 1 cake layer, top side down, on serving plate. Spread 1/3 
of the frosting. Repeat with remaining cake layers and frosting, 
ending with frosting. 
 
Recipe by: Pillsbury Best Desserts 
by Breanna...@aol.com 
 
 
 
(ID: 80146) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Fri, Nov 8, 2002


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