One bite of this cake will take you to infinity...and beyond! Using everything from fondant to cotton candy, Jackson & Alexandra brought the magic of "Toy Story" to life with their winning cake on this week's episode of "Disney's Magic Bake-Off."
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Chocolate Sweet Cake with Cherry Almond Compote Recipe -
Chocolate Cake: INGREDIENTS 1 sticks butter 1 c water ½ c canola oil ½ c buttermilk 1 t baking soda 2 eggs 2 c flour 2 c sugar ½ t salt ⅓ c cocoa 1 t vanilla INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 350 In a saucepan combine butter, water, and oil. Bring to a boil. Remove from heat and let cool In a small bowl combine buttermilk and baking soda. Set aside. In a stand mixer beat eggs. In a large bowl combine flour, sugar, salt, and unsweetened cocoa with a whisk. Add mixture from saucepan to the dry mixture. Add buttermilk, eggs, and vanilla to the large bowl. Whisk together but don't over mix. Pour evenly into 2- 6” pans and 2-8” pans. Bake for 25-30 mins
Cherry Compote INGREDIENTS 3 c frozen cherries ⅔ c sugar 1 t cornstarch 1 T water ¼ t almond extract INSTRUCTIONS Use Food processor and pulse cherries. Add cherries and sugar to a saucepot. In a small bowl make a slurry with water and cornstarch. Add cornstarch to the cherry mixture. Cook over medium heat stirring occasionally When sauce begins to thicken add almond extract Remove from heat and let cool before adding to cake layers"