Russian layer cake Napoleon
Russian layer cake "Napoleon", the emperor among cakes
Russian layer cake "Napoleon". Just say this name out loud, roll it on the tongue and you immediately want to taste it. But this is exactly the case, when and taste, and the name is much better and richer spent on the preparation of forces, because the only negative is that many truly delicious dishes should be left up to share tastes and impregnated. Russian layer cake "Napoleon" this is not an exception. Because from the moment when it is completely done and waiting to be eaten, must pass a minimum of 12 hours and it is even more so if it is prepared to any celebration, do it in advance.
The preparation of dough for Russian layer cake Napoleon
For cake you will need a pack (200 grams) of butter or margarine and flour – 300 ... 350 grams. This is two complete glass slide, or 2.5 common shares. More accurately to say it does not, because it all depends on the manufacturer of flour, but the dough should be well cool.
Mix the ingredients
and knead until then, until the dough will not delaminate.
After that, one egg and a glass of water (200 ml)
and whisk to obtain a homogeneous composition.
Add it to the dough.
Half a teaspoon of baking soda will extinguish it with vinegar,
again mix well to most smooth,
and dividing it into 8 parts, put in the fridge for 2 ... 3 hours.
Jar (330 gr) boiled switened condensed milk pour into a large pot. If you have not ready boiled condensed milk, buy a normal switened condensed milk and boil a closed jar in a pan of water for 1 - 1.5 hours. The water in the pan should cover jar completely.
and put two packs of soft butter. You need to take high quality, not spread, or you simply do not get it whipped.
As you know, beat with a mixer and refrigerate.
Chilled dough roll out flexibly
and put on a baking sheet, puncture with a fork 15 ... 20 times.
Bake 7 to 8 minutes. Never mind that the resulting cakes are not perfect shape, still then all should be cropped and aligned.
"Collect the puzzle"
Cooled cake grease with cream and put on its top new. So repeat all the layers.
When you get to the fourth layer, spread over a cream ground (not the blender, otherwise it will be flour) walnuts.
The same nuts and sprinkle over the top layer. Russian layer cake is ready, great, tasty, but kind of shapeless.
So just cut it into portions and serve, but not before it will soak. But waiting - this is the most painful in the process, although this only fuels your appetite.
Eat for health.