Aunt Alice's Chocolate Chiffon Cake

Aunt Alice's Chocolate Chiffon Cake Recipe

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Dorene Fishkin

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Dinner at Aunt Alice's house was always a joy. She made scrumptious desserts. The chocolate chiffon cake is one of them.

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Serves:
8
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2
eggs, separated
1-1/2 c
sugar
1-3/4 c
cake flour
3/4 tsp
soda
3/4 tsp
salt
1/3 c
wesson oil
1 c
buttermilk
2 squares
chocolate, unsweetened
2 c
whipping cream
1 c
powdered sugar
1/2 c
cocoa

How to Make Aunt Alice's Chocolate Chiffon Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350'. Grease 2- 8 inch round layer pans and dust with flour.
    Beat egg whites until frothy. Gradually add 1/2
    cup of the sugar.
  • 2Continue beating until very stiff and glossy.Set aside.
    Mix remaining sugar, flour, soda and salt. Add oil and buttermilk and beat well. Add egg yolks and melted chocolate.
  • 3Fold in egg whites.
    Bake layers at 350' for 30-35 minutes.
    Cool. Spread layers with chocolate fluff frosting. Store in refrigerator until ready to serve.
  • 4Chocolate Fluff Frosting:
    Mix together in chilled bowl:
    2 cups whipping cream. 1 cup powdered sugar and 1/2 cup cocoa. Beat until stiff.

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About Aunt Alice's Chocolate Chiffon Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy