This dessert is a nutty chocolate cake that’s layered with a walnut filling and a creamy frosting. The taste of coconut is in all three layers! Substitute almonds or hazelnuts for the Brazil nuts.
German Chocolate Cake
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1 c. (soaked, sprouted) Brazil nuts
Grind these for about 30 seconds in the food processor. Slowly add:
1 c. soaked dates.
Stir in by hand:
1/3 c. cacao/carob power
1/4 c. coconut milk
dash vanilla powder or 1 tsp. vanilla extract.
Form into cake shape. Make 2-3 cake shapes if you’d like a layer cake. Use parchment paper if you’d like to flip it.For 1 cake, press into cake pan.
Freeze for 10 minutes while you’re making the frosting and filling.
1/2 c. walnuts
1/3 c. honey
dash teaspoon salt
1 c. coconut flakes
Grind the walnuts and stir in the rest of the ingredients by hand. Fold onto each layer.
1/3 c. soaked dates (reserve the date water to make the frosting more creamy, if needed.)
1 tsp. olive oil
1 T. carob/cacao powder
dash salt and vanilla
Cream in a personal blender. Put on top of cake.