Creole Fudge Cake

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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
SERVES: 12
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cake:.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Pour water into double boiler and add coffee granules stirring to dissolve.
  • Add brown sugar and chocolate and heat over simmering water stirring until well blended.
  • Set aside to cool.
  • In large mixing bowl beat sugar and butter with electric mixer on medium speed until well blended.
  • Add eggs, one at a time, beating after each addition.
  • Mix until light and fluffy.
  • Add chocolate mixture to butter mixture, mixing well.
  • Sift together cake flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt.
  • Add flour mixture to chocolate mixture alternately with the milk.
  • Divide batter among 3 (8 inch) well greased round pans that have been dusted with cocoa.
  • Stagger pans in preheated oven and bake for 25 to 30 minutes.
  • Cool for 2 minutes and turn onto cooling racks.
  • Frost between layers, on top and sides with Coffee Buttercream Icing.
  • Sprinkle with chocolate shavings.
  • Coffee Buttercream Icing:.
  • Dissolve coffe in hot water.
  • Once dissolved set aside to cool.
  • Blend butter and egg yolks on medium speed with electric mixer.
  • Add coffe mixture and mix thoroughly.
  • Add powdered sugar to coffee mixture and blend until smooth.
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