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Carnation Cookie Cutout Cake

  • Makes: 30-35 servings  
  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes 
  • Baking Time: 17 minutes 

Ingredients

Cake

2 cups500 mL Robin Hood® All Purpose Flour

1 cup250 mL butter

1 cup250 mL water

1 1/2 cups375 mL granulated sugar

1/3 cup75 mL cocoa powder

1 tbsp15 mL instant espresso powder or granulated coffee

2 eggs

1/2 cup125 mL Carnation® Regular, 2% or Fat Free Evaporated Milk

1 tsp5 mL baking soda

1 tsp5 mL cinnamon

1 tsp15 mL vanilla

1/2 tsp2 mL salt

1 cup250 mL chopped white chocolate or white chocolate chips (optional)

Icing

1/3 cup75 mL Carnation® Regular, 2% or Fat Free Evaporated Milk

1/4 cup50 mL butter

1/4 cup50 mL cocoa powder

1 tsp5 mL vanilla

3 1/2 cups875 mL icing sugar

Directions

  1 Preheat oven to 375ºF (190C). Grease and line a 15”x10” (40cm x 25cm) jellyroll pan with parchment paper, overlapping it on the 2 longer sides for easy removal.

  2 Place flour and sugar in a large mixing bowl. Reserve.

  3 Bring butter, water, cocoa powder and coffee granules to a boil in a saucepan. Remove from heat and add to flour mixture. Beat until well combined. Add next 6 ingredients and beat well. Stir in white chocolate. Spread batter evenly over prepared pan.

  4 Bake in preheated oven 17-20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into center of cake comes out clean.

  Icing:

  5 Meanwhile place milk, butter and cocoa powder and in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Stir until butter has melted. Add vanilla and icing sugar. Stir on low heat until melted and combined. Immediately spread over hot cake.

Tip(s)

Use different shaped cookie cutters instead of cutting cake into squares.


Decorate with coloured sprinkles or chopped nuts.


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