Chocolate Turtle Cake Recipe

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Chocolate Turtle Cake

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@TM1234

Another goodie! If you have a chocolate craving this cake will do the trick!


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Serves:

10-12

Prep:

40 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Convection Oven

Ingredients

1
egg
1 c
buttermilk
2/3 c
vegetable oil
2 c
flour, all purpose
1 3/4 c
sugar
1/2 c
cocoa powder unsweetened
1 Tbsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 c
coffee (hot brewed)

ICING

1 c
sugar
1/2 c
milk
6 Tbsp
butter
12 oz
semi sweet chocolate morsels
1-2 tsp
hot coffee if needed for consistency
1 1/2 c
pecan halves toasted
3/4 c
caramel ice cream topping (hersheys -my favorite)
3
wooden skewers to hold cake together if needed

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Grease 3 9inch cake pans
Line with parchment paper
Grease the paper and dust with cocoa powder
2
In a small bowl combine: egg, oil, buttermilk
3
In a large mixing bowl combine: flour,sugar,cocoa powder,baking soda, salt
4
Gradually mix buttermilk mixture to flour mixture until combined
5
Gradually beat in hot coffee
6
Pour batter into prepared pans evenly
7
Bake on 350 and cool in pans on wire racks for 10 minutes.
Loosen sides from pans and invert cakes on racks,
Peel off paper and cool completely
8
ICING:
In a small saucepan combine sugar, milk,butter.
Bring to a boil stirring constantly
9
Remove from heat and add chocolate morsels. Whisk until smooth.
Add 1-2 tsp hot coffee if it's too thick to ice cake smoothly.
10
makes 1 1/2 cups of icing

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American