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Chocolate Chip Cake

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  All purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Packed dark brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Granulated sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Baking soda 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Shortening 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Milk 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Eggs 3
  Semisweet chocolate chips 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), finely chopped
  Vanilla 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Chopped walnuts 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butterscotch filling 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chocolate chip glaze 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Preheat oven to 350°F.
Grease and flour two 9-inch round baking pans.
Combine all ingredients except walnuts, Butterscotch Filling and Chocolate Glaze in large bowl, mixing at low speed 30 seconds and scraping bowl constantly.
Beat at high speed 3 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally.
Pour into prepared pans.
Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until wooden pick inserted into center comes out clean.
Cool completely on wire rack.
Spread 1 cake layer with Butterscotch Filling; sprinkle with walnuts.
Top with second cake layer and pour Chocolate Chip Glaze over top of cake.
Garnish with additional walnuts if desired.
Butterscotch Filling: Combine 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar, 1/4 cup cornstarch and 1/4 teaspoon salt in medium saucepan.
Add 1/2 cup water; cook over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil, stirring constantly.
Boil and stir 1 minute.
Stir in 1 tablespoon butter; cool.
Chocolate Chip Glaze: Combine 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips, 2 tablespoons butter and 1 tablespoon light corn syrup in small saucepan.
Cook over low heat until chocolate melts, stirring constantly.
Cool slightly.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5134 Calories from Fat 2079

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 236 g363.8%

Saturated Fat 66.5 g332.4%

Trans Fat 23.7 g

Cholesterol 662.7 mg220.9%

Sodium 5109.9 mg212.9%

Total Carbohydrates 716 g238.8%

Dietary Fiber 13.1 g52.5%

Sugars 470.6 g

Protein 67 g134.4%

Vitamin A 20.4% Vitamin C

Calcium 158.7% Iron 101.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe