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Peach Torte

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Ingredients
  Butter 3 Tablespoon
  Lemon juice 1
  Brown sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), firmly packed
  Egg 1
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  All purpose flour 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Baking soda 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Milk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Graham cracker crumbs 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Pecans 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs), chopped
  Fresh peaches 1 Cup (16 tbs), peeled and sliced
  Whipping cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

Insert metal accessory rack.
Preheat oven to 325°F.
Grease bottom of 8-inch round cake pan and line with wax paper.
In medium mixing bowl, cream butter and brown sugar with an electric mixer until light and fluffy.
Add egg and vanilla.
Stir well to blend.
Gradually blend in flour, baking soda, salt and milk.
Fold in cracker crumbs and pecans.
Spread batter into pan.
Bake for 25 to 30 minutes.
Cool on wire rack for 5" minutes.
Invert onto wire rack and remove wax paper.
Cool 10 minutes.
Split cake into 2 layers.
Brush fresh peaches with lemon juice.
In small mixing bowl, beat whipping cream with an electric mixer until soft peaks form.
Spread one half of whipped cream on bottom layer and top with peach slices, reserving enough peach slices to garnish the top.
Add remaining cake layer.
Spread remaining whipping cream over top of cake and garnish with reserved peaches.
Chill 2 hours.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake

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