"Fish, to taste right, must swim three times - in water, in butter, and in wine."--Polish Proverb

Butterscotch Torte Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Butterscotch Torte, by , is from The Buhler Family Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Evie Berge
Added: Monday, August 6, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Torte:
6 egg yolks
1 tsp. baking powder
1 1/2 c. sugar
2 tsp. vanilla
2 c. graham cracker crumbs
1 c. chopped walnuts or pecans
6 egg whites beaten
Middle layer:
1 pint whipping cream
Topping:
1 c. brown sugar
1 T. flour
1/4 c. butter
1/4 c. orange juice
1 beaten egg
1 tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
With electric mixer, beat egg yolks until creamy. Add sugar, baking powder and vanilla. Beat until sugar is dissolved. Stir in cracker crumbs and nuts. Fold in egg whites. Put in 9 X 13 greased cake pan. Bake at 350į for 30-35 minutes until top springs back when pressed. Donít overbake. Cool.
Middle layer: Whip one pint of whipping cream. Spread over cooled torte.
Topping:
Mix brown sugar and flour together. Add egg, butter and orange juice. Cook in double boiler until thick. OR microwave in 2 minute increments until thick. Stir well between cooking times in order to work in the butter. Add vanilla. Cool thoroughly. Spread over whipped cream. Refrigerate.

This is best if made ahead at least 2 days.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

182W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!