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Chocolate Cake

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Ingredients
  Eggs 4
  Sweet cooking chocolate 16 Ounce (4 bars, 4 ounce size)
  Unsalted butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Sugar 4 Teaspoon
  All purpose flour 4 Teaspoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 42 5F.
2. Grease a 9-by-5-by-3-inch loaf pan. Line with wax paper.
3. In large bowls place the egg yolks and whites. Set aside at room temperature for 60 minutes.

MAKING
4. Melt the chocolate on top of a double boiler. Beat in butter, using a spoon.
5. Beat egg whites till stiff peaks are formed when the beater is set aside.
6. Beat yolks till it turns thick and is lemon-colored.
7. Add sugar to egg yolk. Beat thoroughly. Mix flour. Beat till well blended.
8. Stir into chocolate mixture.
9. Gently fold the chocolate mixture into beaten egg white.
10. Pour the mixture into prepared pan.
11. Reduce oven temperature to 350F, and bake 25 minutes.
12. Cool the cake completely till it settles down like a cheesecake.
13. Place the pan in refrigerator. Chill for 4 hours.
14. Turn in the cake on a serving plate. Cut it into ¾-inch slices.

SERVING
18. Serve chocolate cake chilled topped with chocolate curls.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Occasion: 
Christmas
Ingredient: 
Chocolate
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
60 Minutes
Ready In: 
90 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 879 Calories from Fat 742

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 87 g134.1%

Saturated Fat 52.7 g263.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 272 mg90.7%

Sodium 100.4 mg4.2%

Total Carbohydrates 43 g14.4%

Dietary Fiber 19 g75.8%

Sugars 6.4 g

Protein 22 g43.4%

Vitamin A 18.9% Vitamin C

Calcium 14.9% Iron 116%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Chocolate Cake Recipe