MRS. VV's JIMMIE CAKE

Mrs. Vv's Jimmie Cake Recipe

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Mary Louise

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This recipe was given to my mother years ago from a neighbor. It is simple and good!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

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3/4 c
shortening (i use butter)
4
egg yolks, reserve whites
2 c
powdered sugar
2 c
flour
3/4 c
strong coffee
2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
walnuts, chopped (optional)
1 c
chocolate jimmies
4
egg whites, beaten

How to Make MRS. VV's JIMMIE CAKE

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a bundt pan or tube pan.
  • 2In a large bowl combine shortening and powdered sugar. Beat. Add eggs. Beat. Add coffee. Beat.
  • 3Mix in flour, baking powder and salt. Add jimmies and nuts. Fold in egg whites.
  • 4Pour into a prepared bundt pan tube pan. Bake for 1 hour.
  • 5Frost with a white butter cream frosting and srinkle with chocolate jimmies!!
  • 6Or you can use a chocolate ganache drizzled over the cake..... (and sprinkle with chocolate jimmies)
    To make ganache:
    Scald 1 cup heavy whipping cream. Pour over 2 cups semi sweet chocolate chips or chocolate. Whisk until smooth. Whisk in 1 teaspoon vanilla.
    I like to use good chocolate such as Ghiradelli. While warm drizzle over cake! Store extras in refrigerator for a latter use or on top of ice cream!

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About MRS. VV's JIMMIE CAKE

Course/Dish: Cakes




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