German Sweet Chocolate Cake I Recipe

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German Sweet Chocolate Cake I
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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line bottom of 9x13 pan with parchment paper.
  2. Microwave chocolate and water on high for 1 1/2 to 2 minutes. Stir halfway through. Stir until all is melted and smooth.
  3. In a medium bowl, mix together flour, soda and salt. Set aside.
  4. In a large bowl, cream 1 cup butter and 2 cups sugar until light and fluffy. Add 4 egg yolks one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in chocolate and 1 teaspoon vanilla. Add flour mixture alternately with buttermilk. Beat after each addition until smooth.
  5. In a separate bowl, beat egg whites on high until soft peaks form. Gently fold into batter. Pour into 9x13 inch pan.
  6. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 30 minutes, or until toothpick inserted into center of cake comes out clean. Cool completely, then frost with coconut-pecan frosting.
  7. Combine milk, 1 1/2 cup sugar, 3/4 cup butter, 4 egg yolks and 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla in large saucepan. Cook and stir on medium heat for about 12 minutes, or until thick and golden brown. Remove from heat. Stir in coconut and pecans. Cool to room temperature, and spreading consistency.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 9873.73 Kcal (41339 kJ)
Calories from fat 6366.28 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 707.36g 1088%
Cholesterol 2300.1mg 767%
Sodium 3304.63mg 138%
Potassium 4489.89mg 96%
Total Carbs 795.67g 265%
Sugars 498.57g 1994%
Dietary Fiber 47.67g 191%
Protein 163.94g 328%
Vitamin C 11.1mg 19%
Vitamin A 4mg 132%
Iron 24.2mg 134%
Calcium 1911.8mg 191%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 351.86 Kcal (1473 kJ)
Calories from fat 226.87 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 25.21g 1088%
Cholesterol 81.97mg 767%
Sodium 117.76mg 138%
Potassium 160mg 96%
Total Carbs 28.35g 265%
Sugars 17.77g 1994%
Dietary Fiber 1.7g 191%
Protein 5.84g 328%
Vitamin C 0.4mg 19%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 132%
Iron 0.9mg 134%
Calcium 68.1mg 191%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 255.6
  • 279

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium,
  • High in Sugar,
  • High in Total Fat

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