Killarney Cake

Discussion in 'Food and nutrition' started by International R, Mar 1, 2004.

  1. Killarney Cake

    submitted by rcoen from Tipperary, Ireland

    St. Patrick's Day recipes coming around!

    (1) package chocolate fudge cake mix
    2/4-cup creme de menthe or 1 tsp peppermint extract
    3/2-cup chopped green maraschino cherries 1 1/2-cups heavy cream 3 Tbsp creme de menthe or 1/2 tsp
    peppermint extract and 2 Tbsp powdered sugar
    4/4-cup whole green maraschino cherries Chocolate curls

    Prepare cake mix following package directions, substituting 1/4 cup creme de menthe for 1/4 cup
    water. Stir in chopped cherries. Pour into 2 greased 9-inch layer cake pans; bake as directed. Cool.
    Whip cream with tablespoons creme de menthe. Spread 1/3 of whipped cream between cake layers. Heap
    remaining whipped cream on top. Arrange whole cherries and chocolate curls over whipped cream. International Recipes OnLine On-Line Culinary Discussion at

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