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Carob Roll

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  Egg yolks 5
  Honey 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Vanilla 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Carob powder 3 Tablespoon
  Whole wheat pastry flour 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Egg whites 5 , beaten stiff
  Melted butter 2 Tablespoon
  Heavy cream 1 Cup (16 tbs), whipped
  Finely chopped dates 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (For Garnish)
  Finely chopped nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (For Garnish)

Preheat oven to 350° F.and butter a shallow 10 x 14-inch baking pan, line with wax or parchment paper, and then butter the paper.
In a medium-size bowl, beat egg yolks with honey and vanilla until thick and light in color (this will take about 5 minutes).
In a small bowl, sift together carob and flour.
Add to the yolk mixture.
Gently fold in egg whites, then add the melted butter.
Spread the batter evenly, about 1/2 inch thick, in the prepared pan, and bake in preheated oven for about 10 minutes.
Remove from oven, and immediately roll cake (along with paper) lengthwise.Allow to cool slightly, then unroll, remove paper, and spread with LEMON CURD or 1/2 recipe MADEIRA CUSTARD CREAM or SHERRY BAVARIAN CREAM .
Reroll cake and frost with whipped cream.
Garnish with dates and nuts.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2595 Calories from Fat 1541

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 172 g265.2%

Saturated Fat 84.2 g421.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1318.8 mg439.6%

Sodium 629.7 mg26.2%

Total Carbohydrates 221 g73.6%

Dietary Fiber 19.3 g77.3%

Sugars 139.5 g

Protein 53 g106.7%

Vitamin A 107.2% Vitamin C 3%

Calcium 44.7% Iron 33.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Carob Roll Recipe