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       Title: Flourless Walnut Cake
  Categories: Cheesecakes, Chocolate
       Yield: 4 servings
     3/4 lb Walnuts; ground finely
       4 lg Eggs; separated
     1/2 lb Sugar
            -- (1 cup and 1 tablespoon)
       2 ts Grated lemon zest
            Powdered sugar
            Fresh berries
        Beat the egg yolks and sugar together until light and
   fluffy, about 4 minutes with an electric mixer. Stir in
   lemon zest.
        In a separate bowl, beat egg whites until stiff. Fold
   a quarter of the whites into the egg mixture to loosen it.
   Stir walnuts into mixture until thoroughly blended, Fold in
   remaining egg whites carefully to maintain light texture.
   Pour batter into a lightly buttered and floured 8-inch cake
   pan and bake in a preheated 375 degree oven for 55-60
   minutes or until firm and golden brown, Cool cake on a rack
   before turning out and then alternately dust with Powdered
   sugar and cocoa.
       Slice and serve with fresh berries. Yield: One 8-inch
   cake (4 generous servings.)    Note: This is a very simple
   recipe that depends entirely on the quality of the walnuts.
   If you suspect your walnuts have been In storage for a
   while, place them on a baking sheet in a preheated 375
   degree oven and lightly bake for 3 to 4 minutes to
   'refresh' their flavor. This is a great cake to serve with
   late harvest style Riesling or sweet Orange Muscat wines.