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Jimmy Cake Recipe

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Lucille Wenthur
Added: Sunday, February 24, 2008


1/2 cup vegetable shortening
1/2 cup margarine
2 cups powdered sugar
2 tsp baking powder
4 egg yolks
4 egg whites (beaten)
1 cup cold coffee
1 cup jimmies
1 cup nuts
2 cups flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. vanilla

6 Milk Chocolate bars with Almonds
2 Cups Whipping Cream

Cream shortening and margarine. Add powdered sugar and mix. Add egg yolks and coffee. Mix in flour, salt and baking powder. Add jimmies. Fold in beaten egg whites. Bake in 9 inch tube or springform pan at 325 for 1 hour.

Melt 6 milk chocolate bars with almonds mix with whipping cream or make chocolate powdered sugar frosting.




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