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Flour less Chocolate Cake
Source: 1,001 Delicious Desserts for People with Diabetes
by Sue Spitler with Linda Eugene, R.D., C.D.E., , and Linda R. Yoakam, R.D., M.S.
Number of servings: 10
1. Combine cocoa, brown sugar, flour, coffee granules, salt, and pepper in medium saucepan
2. Gradually stir in milk and vanilla to make smooth.
3. Heat over medium heat, stirring frequently, until mixture is hot and sugar dissolved (do not boil).
4. Remove saucepan from heat; add chocolate, stirring until melted.
5. Slowly whisk about ½ cup chocolate mixture into egg
6. Whisk egg mixture back into saucepan. Cool to room temperature.
7. In medium bowl, beat egg whites until foamy
8. Add cream of tartar and beat to soft peaks.
9. Continue beating, gradually adding sugar until stiff, but not dry, peaks form.
10. Stir about ¼ if the egg whites into cooled chocolate mixture
11. Fold chocolate mixture into remaining egg whites.
12. Lightly grease bottom and sides of 9-inch round cake pan; line bottom of pan with parchment paper. Pour batter into pan.
13. Place pan in large roasting pan on center oven rack; add 1 inch hot water.
14. Bake cake at 350ºF until just firm when lightly touched, 25 to 30 minutes (do not test with toothpick as cake will still be soft in the center).
15. Cool completely on wire rack; refrigerate, covered, 8 hours or overnight.
16. Loosen side of cake from pan with sharp knife. Remove from pan and peel off parchment. Place on serving plate.
17. Frost top of cake with Rich Chocolate Frosting.
Rich Chocolate Frosting
makes about ½ cup
Mix margarine, powdered, sugar, cocoa and vanilla with enough milk to make thin spreadable consistency.
Updated August 20, 2013
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