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Coffee, Nuts and Caramel Cake

Life moto: Always save room for dessert.

Ingredients

  • 3 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2 tablespoons vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup chocolate, melted
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 2 tablespoons instant coffee
  • For the topping:
  • 7 ounces soft caramel candies
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 6 ounces walnuts

Steps

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Line a springform pan with parchment paper.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the eggs, sugar and vanilla. Add the melted chocolate and melted butter and whisk to combine. Whisk in the flour, salt and instant coffee. Transfer to cake pan and bake for 30 minutes.
  3. In a mixing bowl, add the caramels and heavy cream. Microwave until melted, and stir to combine. Stir in the walnuts. While still hot, pour the caramel sauce and nuts on the cake.
  4. Cool in the refrigerator until ready to serve.