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French Savarin Cake

  Yeast 1⁄2 Ounce (2 Packages)
  Lukewarm water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), scalded
  Sugar 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Melted butter 2⁄3 Cup (10.67 tbs)
  Sifted flour 4 Cup (64 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Vanilla 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Eggs 4 , beaten
  Confectioners sugar icing 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Almonds 1 Tablespoon
  Candied fruits 1 Tablespoon

Dissolve the yeast in water.
Mix the milk, sugar, salt and butter in a bowl and cool to lukewarm.
Add enough flour to make a medium dough and mix well.
Add the yeast, vanilla and eggs and beat well.
Add enough flour to make a stiff dough and beat until smooth.
Cover and let rise in a warm place until doubled in bulk.
Punch down.
Turn into a well-greased 10-inch tube pan and let rise until doubled in bulk.
Bake at 350 degrees for 35 minutes.
Remove from pan and cool.
Drizzle with confectioners' sugar icing and decorate with almonds and fruits.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3905 Calories from Fat 1434

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 164 g251.9%

Saturated Fat 86.3 g431.7%

Trans Fat 3.6 g

Cholesterol 1166.8 mg388.9%

Sodium 2436.9 mg101.5%

Total Carbohydrates 518 g172.7%

Dietary Fiber 16.7 g66.9%

Sugars 128.7 g

Protein 86 g172.2%

Vitamin A 93.8% Vitamin C 0.02%

Calcium 39.3% Iron 155.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

French Savarin Cake Recipe