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Chocolate Pecan Krantz Cake

Chocolate Pecan Krantz Cake

  • Chocolate Pecan Krantz Cake
  • Layers upon layers of yeast dough, chocolate and nuts
  • Not only is this fun to eat, but its beautiful to look at!

By Alex Tillotson, contributor

December 2nd, 2012

Poires au Chocolat is one of the best blogs out there if you're looking to find unique, breathtaking dessert recipes. This Chocolate Pecan Krantz Cake is a perfect example of what writer, cook and photographer Emma is capable of.

The yeast dough is rolled and folded around layers of chocolate and pecans. It's twisted into a gorgeous braid and looks almost too good to eat. Until you tear into those chocolaty layers and realize that there's really no turning back. 

If you've been searching for a rustic-looking, delicious dessert, this part-bread, part-cake, completely stunning Krantz cake is right on the mark. Check out Poires au Chocolat for more sweet recipes, photos and inspiration.

posted in: Blogs, baking, chocolate, cake, bread, desserts, yeast, pecan
Comments (3)

Zerrin writes: I love the texture and layers of this cake! Chocolate and pecans make a perfect combination! Thanks for introducing it to us! Posted: 4:36 am on March 21st

delmarva writes: What to do with lumpy mascarpone cheese,I was making taramisu and could not get the cheese smooth Posted: 1:31 am on February 17th

kate1331 writes: Stunning! Posted: 3:15 am on November 11th

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