Miami Beach Cake

1
Suzanne Larsen

By
@AzieDoozie

I got this cake recipe several years ago from a cooking show. It's a little involved, but very delicious.

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Comments:
Serves:
Several
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 6 oz
    chocolate chips
  • 1/2 c
    graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/3 c
    butter, melted
  • 1/2 c
    walnuts, chopped
  • 2 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp
    soda
  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 1/2 c
    buttermilk
  • 2 Tbsp
    granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 c
    heavy cream (whipping cream)

How to Make Miami Beach Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Place two ounces of the chocolate chips in a microwave-proof bowl.
  3. Microwave the chips, one minute at a time, slightly stirring after each minute until the chips are completely melted.
  4. Combine the graham cracker crumbs and the melted butter.
  5. Into the graham cracker crumb mixture, stir in the walnuts and the remainder of the chocolate chips. Set aside.
  6. In a separate bowl, sift the flour with the soda and salt.
  7. Add the butter and cream well.
  8. Gradually add the sugar; cream well.
  9. Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each.
  10. Blend in the melted chips and the vanilla.
  11. At a low speed, add the dry ingredients alternating with the buttermilk. *Begin and end with the dry ingredients.
  12. Pour into a 13x9 greased and floured pan.
  13. Sprinkle the cake batter with the reserved crumb mixture.
  14. Bake 30-40 minutes until a toothpick inserted into the middle of the cake comes out clean.
  15. Remove the cake from the oven and let cool completely.
  16. In a clean bowl, beat the heavy cream with two tablespoons of sugar until stiff peaks form.
  17. Frost the cake.
  18. Cover the cake and refrigerate until you are ready to serve.

Printable Recipe Card

About Miami Beach Cake

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




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