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Vanilla Almond Torte

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Ingredients
  Frozen puff pastry sheet 1 , thawed
  Whipping cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Cream cheese 4 Ounce, softened
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
  Almond extract 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Sliced almonds 3 Tablespoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
Directions

Unfold the pastry sheet on a floured surface.
Press together at folds and cut in half lengthwise.
Place on a greased baking sheet.
Bake at 350 degrees for 15 minutes.
Let stand until cool.
Slice cooled pastries in half horizontally.
Whip the cream until stiff peaks form.
Beat the cream cheese, sugar, vanilla and almond extract in a mixing bowl until light and fluffy.
Fold in the whipped cream.
Place a pastry layer on a serving plate and spread with 1/3 cup cream mixture.
Repeat the layers 3 times to assemble a 4 layer torte.
Sprinkle with almonds and cinnamon.
Chill, cov ered, for 2 to 10 hours

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Ingredient: 
Nut

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