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Black Forest Cake Recipe

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Martha Wuerthner
Added: Wednesday, April 30, 2008


1 pkg devil foods cake mix
1 can cherry pie filling or lite cheery pie filling
1 pint heavy cream (well chilled)
1/3 cup confectioner's sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 tsp grated orange rind
3 tbsp chocolate shavings

Prepare devil's food cake mix as directed on package. Bake
batter in 2 greased and floured 9 in. pans as directed on
package. Remove cake layers from pans and cool on rack.
Place 1 cooled layer on serving plate. Spread 1/2 can of
cherries on to cake layer. Top with 2nd layer. Combine cream,
sugar, vanilla & orange rind. Whip until cream is thick and
holds it's shape. Spread whipped cream on sides and on top of
cake. Spread 2nd half of cherries on top of whipped cream.
Sprinkle with chocolate shavings. Chill until ready to serve.




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