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Recipe : Entry # 7211
Name
Janie Wade
Recipe Title
Maw's Christmas Cake
Recipe Theme
Appetizers
Cooperative
Marshall-DeKalb EC
Ingredients
1 box white cake mix
1½ cup broken walnuts
1 bag semi-sweet chocolate morsels
1 bag coconut
1-2 peppermint sticks
3 egg whites
1½ cups of sugar
1/3 cup cold water
¼ teaspoon cream of tartar
Directions
Prepare cake mix as directed. Add 1 cup walnuts and 1 cup chocolate morsels. Bake as directed.

7 Minute Icing
In double boiler, mix egg whites, sugar, cold water and cream of tartar. Bring to a boil; use mixer and mix until fluffy and forms peak. Spread 7 minute icing onto cooled cake. Put coconut on top of icing. Crush the peppermint sticks until mostly a powder. Sprinkle the peppermint powder over the cake. Drop or place walnut pieces and chocolate morsels on top of cake, as desired.