Coffee Layer Cake
|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|
|Buttermilk||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Cream cheese frosting||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
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.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 4319 Calories from Fat 1797
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 204 g314.3%
Saturated Fat 121.2 g605.8%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1118.2 mg372.7%
Sodium 2403.9 mg100.2%
Total Carbohydrates 579 g193.1%
Dietary Fiber 36.3 g145.1%
Sugars 348.1 g
Protein 80 g160.3%
Vitamin A 127.6% Vitamin C 2.5%
Calcium 25.8% Iron 86%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet