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German Sweet Chocolate Cake Recipe

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This recipe for German Sweet Chocolate Cake, by , is from 9th Street Church of Christ Family & Friends Cookbook , one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Francis Bryan



2 cups sugar
1 cup buttermilk
1 Tbs. vanilla
1 pkg. of German Chocolate
1 tsp. soda
1 cup Crisco
2 cups flour
4 egg yokes and whites

Filling Ingredients:
1 large can Carnation milk
cup chopped pecans
1 cup coconut
3 egg yokes
1 cup white sugar
1 stick butter

Dissolve chocolate in cup boiling water. Beat egg whites until stiff, cream Crisco and sugar, add egg yokes that have been beaten. Add cup buttermilk & alternate with flour. Dissolve soda with remaining cup buttermilk, add pinch of salt to chocolate & water, & vanilla, fold in egg-whites. Bake in 2 , 10" pans or 2 long pans at 350 .

mix together & cook until thick, stirring constantly, milk, pecans, coconut, egg yokes, sugar, butter and vanilla.




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