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Candy Bar Cake

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Something to celebrate or feel like you need a reward? Here's a cake that provides sweet satisfaction.
Ingredients
  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking soda 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), softened
  Eggs 3
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Baking chocolate 4 Ounce, melted and cooled (Unsweetened)
  Buttermilk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sweetened condensed milk 14 Ounce
  Caramel topping 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chocolate coated nougat and peanut candy bars 13 1⁄3 Ounce, chopped (About 3 Cups)
  Rich & creamy chocolate frosting 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Directions

1. Heat oven to 350ºF. Grease bottom and sides of rectangular pan, 13x9x2 inches, with shortening; lightly flour. In medium bowl, mix flour, baking soda and salt; set aside.
2. In large bowl, beat sugar and butter with electric mixer on medium speed, scraping bowl occasionally, until fluffy. Beat in eggs, one at a time, until smooth and blended. Add vanilla. Stir in melted chocolate. Gradually beat in flour mixture alternately with buttermilk, beating after each addition until smooth. Pour into pan.
3. Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center of cake comes out clean. Immediately poke top of cake all over with toothpick or fork. Mix condensed milk and caramel topping; spoon over warm cake, allowing it to soak in. Sprinkle chopped candy over cake. Place frosting in small microwavable bowl. Microwave uncovered on High 20 to 30 seconds or until pourable; drizzle over cake. Cool cake about 1 1/2 hours before serving.
High Altitude (3500-6500 ft) Bake 38 to 43 minutes. Use 2 1/4 cups flour, 1 teaspoon baking soda and 1 1/4 cups buttermilk

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Bit Difficult
Cuisine: 
American
Taste: 
Sweet
Feel: 
Creamy
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Occasion: 
Christmas
Interest: 
Holiday, Kids
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Cheese, Egg, Milk Product
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
150 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
12

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1 Comment

Summer's picture
Can i substitute for buttermilk with milk only? do you have any suggestions? thanks!