Mocha Layer Cake with Sour Cream Ganache
Mocha Layer Cake with Sour Cream Ganache
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    This is my Old-Fashioned Chocolate Cake, hopped up on espresso, then filled with whipped cream spiked with cocoa powder and more espresso. It's frosted with a tangy sour cream ganache, then blanketed with chocolate shavings. Talk about heaven!

    Ingredients

    • 1 Tbls. instant espresso powder
    • 1 Tbls. water
    • 3 cups flour
    • 2 cups sugar
    • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 2 tsp. baking soda
    • 1 tsp. salt
    • 3/4 cup olive oil or canola oil
    • 2 Tbls. white vinegar
    • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
    • 2 cups water
    • spray oil to grease the pan
    • 2/3 cup powdered sugar
    • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream
    • 12 oz. semi-sweet chocolate
    • 2 cups Breakstone's sour cream

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 8442 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 500 g 768.49%
    • Saturated Fat: 231 g 1152.85%
    • Trans Fat: 4 g %
    • Cholesterol: 727 mg 242.28%
    • Sodium: 3194 mg 133.07%
    • Calcium: 1057 mg 105.67%
    • Potassium: 1867 mg 53.34%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 38 mg 210.33%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 988 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 61 g 242.16%
    • Sugar: 602 g
    • Protein: 114 g
    • Alcohol: 3 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 24 g
    • Vitamin A 170.01%
    • Vitamin C 3.6%
    • Vitamin D 56.7%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat98
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs40
    • Exchange - Starch22
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total26 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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