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Pastel Torte

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  • 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 envelopes unflavored gelatin
  • Pinch salt
  • 1 cup cold water
  • 1 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2 drops green food coloring
  • 2 drops red food coloring
  • 1/4 cup shredded coconut, toasted
Servings: 9

  1. In a mixing bowl, cream the butter and brown sugar. Beat in egg yolks, one at a time. Combine flour and baking powder; add to the creamed mixture. Press into a greased 9-in. square baking pan. Bake at 325 degrees F for 15-20 minutes or until light brown. Cool.
  2. In a saucepan, combine the sugar, gelatin and salt; stir in water. Let stand for 1 minute. Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Remove from the heat; transfer to a mixing bowl. Add confectioners; sugar; beat on high until thick and creamy white, about 12 minutes. Add baking powder and extract. Divide into three equal portions. Add green food coloring to one portion and red food coloring to another; mix well. Leave the third portion white. Pour green mixture over crust; chill for 3 minutes. Top with white mixture; chill for 3 minutes. Top with pink mixture. Sprinkle with coconut. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour or until set.

Estimated Nutrient Breakdown:

Calories: 3,246.21
Weight: 992.48g
Total Fat: 114.77g
Saturated Fat: 73.33g
Trans-Fat: 3.72g
Monounsaturated Fat: 27.78g
Polyunsaturated Fat: 5.51g
Protein: 38.19g

Cholesterol: 536.25g
Sodium: 1,125.69g
Calcium: 882.35g
Magnesium: 83.19g
Potassium: 530.18g
Iron: 12.29g
Zink: 2.57g
Phosphorus: 1,301.00

Vit A: 878.96
Vit B1: 1.54
Vit B2: 1.21
Vit B3: 11.39
Vit B6: 0.29
Vit B12: 0.72
Vit D: 126.81
Vit E: 126.81
Vit K1: 8.76


Caution: Tree-Nuts,Sulfites
Health Notes: Peanut-Free,Tree-Nut-Free,Alcohol-Free,
Notes: I be nuts about ingredients, because they are smart!!

Author: Allrecipes
Tags: Wild Food Box,Pastel,Torte

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