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Brigitte'S Black Forest Cherry Cake

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Brigitte'S Black Forest Cherry Cake is an exquisite dessert that you simply shouldn’t miss. I made this cake for my daughter birthday and the guests simply loved it! Try this unique Brigitte'S Black Forest Cherry Cake recipe!
  Flour 500 Milliliter (2 Cups)
  Sugar 500 Milliliter (2 Cups)
  Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Cocoa 175 Milliliter (3/4 Cup)
  Vegetable oil 125 Milliliter (1/2 Cup)
  Coffee 250 Milliliter (1 Cup)
  Milk 250 Milliliter (1 Cup)
  Vanilla 2 Teaspoon
  Eggs 2
  Sour pie cherries 1 Liter (4 Cup, Red Variety)
  Sugar 250 Milliliter (1 Cup)
  Cherry liqueur 75 Milliliter, divided (5 Tablespoon)
  Instant tapioca 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Instant vanilla pudding 135 Gram
  Milk 375 Milliliter (1 1/2 Cup)
  Whipping cream 750 Milliliter (3 Cups)
  Slivered blanched almonds 100 Gram
  Butter 25 Milliliter (1 1/2 Tablespoon)
  Sugar 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)

Combine the first 6 ingredients in a bowl and mix well.
Combine the following 5 ingredients in another bowl and beat well.
Mix the contents of the 2 bowls together and make sure that all ingredients are well combined.
Preheat the oven to 350°F (180° C).
Grease and flour or spray two 9" (23 cm) layer cake pans.
Divide the barter between the two pans and bake for approximately 35-40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the centre comes out clean.
Remove from the oven and cool completely on a wire rack.
Combine the red sour pie cherries, 1 c. (250 mL) sugar and cherry liqueur and simmer 10 minutes.
Blend the instant tapioca into the mixture and simmer a further 5 minutes.
Cool completely in the refrigerator until ready to use.
Beat together the package of instant pudding, milk and whipping cream until very thick and fluffy.
In a small frypan place the slivered almonds, butter and 2 Tbsp. (30 mL) sugar.
Heat and stir constantly until the almonds brown.
Cool completely but continue to stir occasionally and break up the almonds as they cool.
To assemble the cake: Slice each cake layer in half so that you have four layers.
Spread each layer with both frosting and cherry filling until the final layer is placed on top.
Use the remaining frosting to cover the sides of the cake and around the edge of the top.
Place the remaining cherry filling in the centre of the top cake layer and decorate with the crunchy nut topping.
Keep the cake in the refrigerator until ready to serve.

Recipe Summary

Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Milk Product

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 308 Calories from Fat 122

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21%

Saturated Fat 6.2 g30.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 42.4 mg14.1%

Sodium 214 mg8.9%

Total Carbohydrates 44 g14.6%

Dietary Fiber 2.6 g10.4%

Sugars 29.1 g

Protein 4 g7.9%

Vitamin A 7.7% Vitamin C 4.4%

Calcium 6.9% Iron 8.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Brigitte'S Black Forest Cherry Cake Recipe