Chocolate Almond Cake For Your Valentine
Family Tested & Approved
Melt the chocolate and butter in a double boiler.Let it cool for a bit.
In a mixer, beat egg yolks and the sugar until fluffy.Mix the cooled chocolate into the sugar/ egg yolk mixture.
Add the almond meal,sliced almonds and shredded chocolate.
In a separate bowl, beat the egg whites until they form peaks.Add to the almond mixture. Gently mix in just to combine.
Pour dough into a 9 inch spring form pan.Bake 40-45 minutes in 350 F oven.
Melt the icing ingredients and spread on top of cool cake.Decorate with additional almonds.