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Coffee Layer Cake

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Ingredients
  Honey 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs), softened
  Eggs 3 , separated
  Pure vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
  Strong coffee/Coffee substitute 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Whole wheat flour 2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs) (Pastry Flour Works Best)
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Buttermilk 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Egg whites 3
  Cream cheese frosting 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
Directions

1. Preheat the oven to 300 degrees.
2. Line three 9-inch layer pans with wax paper and oil the sides and bottoms.
3. Beat together the honey, butter, egg yolks, and vanilla. Add the coffee. Sift together the whole wheat flour, baking soda, and salt and stir in alternately with the buttermilk.
4. Beat the 6 egg whites until stiff but not dry and fold into the cake batter. Divide among the three pans and bake for 30 minutes or until cake tests done. Cool on wire racks.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
South American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake

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