(St Paul, MN) Cafe Latte's Turtle Cake

Stormy Stewart

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Cafe Latte is located at 850 Grand Ave, St Paul, MN

Cafe Latté is three restaurants in one:

• A gourmet cafeteria serving an ever-changing selection of soups, salads and design-your-own sandwiches.

• A retail bakery specializing in fresh baked hearth breads and wonderful cakes, tortes, cupcakes and our renowned turtle cake.

• A pizza wine bar serving creative pizzas and bruschetta and an extensive list of wines by the glass.


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Ingredients

TRY THIS WONDERFUL CAKE AND EXPERIENCE CAFE LATTE AT IT'S FINEST

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Ingredients:
1 egg
2/3 c. vegetable oil
1 c. buttermilk
2 c. flour
1 3/4 c. sugar
1/2 c. cocoa
1 tsp. salt
1 tbsp. baking soda
1 c. hot coffee

Frosting:
1 c. sugar
1/3 c. milk
5 tbsp. butter
1 1/2 c. chocolate chips
1/2 c. caramel topping
1 c. toasted pecans
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Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9 by 13-inch pan.

Combine egg, oil and buttermilk. In a large bowl, combine flour, sugar, cocoa, salt and baking soda. Combine the egg mixture and the flour mixture, mixing well. Slowly mix in hot coffee. Turn into prepared pan and bake 40 to 45 minutes. Frost when cooled.

Frosting: Mix sugar and milk in a saucepan, add butter and bring to a boil. Put chocolate chips in a bowl, pour hot mixture over them and mix until smooth. Spread over cooled cake. Drizzle caramel topping over the frosting and crunch toasted pecans over the caramel with your hand.

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