HERSHEY'S HUGS & KISSES Pound Cake Torte

HERSHEY'S HUGS & KISSES Pound Cake Torte

There are lots of ways to serve pound cake, but this layered torte version literally takes the cake! Melted KISSES Milk Chocolates along with whipping cream create the perfect frosting. And HERSHEY’S HUGS Candies make the perfect pound cake topping.

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SKILL LEVEL : intermediatePREP TIME : 11  Minutes

Ingredients

  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories400
Calories from Fat250
Total Fat28 g43% DV
Saturated Fat16 g80% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol100 mg33% DV
Sodium160 mg7% DV
Total Carbohydrates38 g13% DV
Dietary Fiber1.0 g4% DV
Sugars28 g
Protein5 g
Vitamin A10% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg10% DV
Iron4% DV
  Amount Per Serving % DV *
Calories400
Calories from Fat250
Total Fat28 g43% DV
Saturated Fat16 g80% DV
Trans Fat0 g
Cholesterol100 mg33% DV
Sodium160 mg7% DV
Total Carbohydrates38 g13% DV
Dietary Fiber1.0 g4% DV
Sugars28 g
Protein5 g
Vitamin A10% DV
Vitamin C0% DV
Calcium0 mg10% DV
Iron4% DV
  • 46 HERSHEY'S KISSES Brand Milk Chocolates
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 teaspoons butter , softened
  • 10 HERSHEY'S HUGS Brand Candies
  • 1 frozen loaf pound cake (10-3/4 oz.), partially thawed
  • 1/3 cup whipping cream plus 1/2 cup , divided

Directions

  • 1. Remove wrappers from HERSHEY'S KISSES Brand Milk Chocolates. Combine chocolates and 1/3 cup whipping cream in small saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring frequently, until smooth. Remove from heat. Stir in butter and vanilla until smooth; transfer to medium bowl. Refrigerate until firm enough to spread, about 1 hour.
  • 2. Slice cake horizontally to make 3 layers. Arrange bottom layer on serving plate. Evenly spread 1/3 cup chocolate mixture over layer; top with second layer and spread with 1/3 cup mixture. Place remaining layer on top. Beat remaining 1/2 cup whipping cream until thickened; fold in remaining chocolate mixture. Refrigerate a few minutes if a more firm consistency is desired. Frost top, sides and ends of torte. Refrigerate about 6 hours. Remove wrappers from HERSHEY'S HUGS Brand Candies. Garnish torte before serving. Cover; refrigerate leftover torte. 8 servings.
Ingredients sitting on a table

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