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Sacher Torte

Ingredients
  Butter 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), softened
  Sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Semi sweet chocolate 7 Ounce
  Egg yolks 8
  All purpose flour 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Egg whites 10
  Sieved apricot jam 3 Tablespoon
  Sacher torte frosting 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
  Sweetened whipped cream 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Adjust Quantity As Needed)
Directions

Cream butter with sugar until light and fluffy.
Melt chocolate over hot water and beat into butter mixture.
Beat in egg yolks, one at a time.
In 3 batches, sift flour over mixture and gently fold in until just combined; do not overmix.
Beat egg whites until stiff peaks form; fold in.
Pour batter into a greased and floured 9-inch springform pan.
Bake in a preheated 300° oven 50 to 60 minutes or until cake tests done with a toothpick.
Remove from oven and cool 10 minutes on a cake rack.
Remove from pan and finish cooling on the rack.
Warm apricot jam and spread over top of cake; let stand until set.
Place waxed paper under cake rack and pour frosting over cake to coat.
Tilt cake if necessary to cover evenly and completely.
Let cool and serve with sweetened whipped cream.

Recipe Summary

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

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