---------- Recipe via Meal-Master (tm) v8.05
  
       Title: OREO MIDNIGHT CAKE - PART 1
  Categories: Cakes
       Yield: 10 Servings
  
 -----------------------------------CRUST-----------------------------------
      27    Original Oreo cookies (with
            - filling); crushed fine
       5 tb Butter; softened
 
 ------------------------------------CAKE------------------------------------
      15    Original Oreo cookies (with
            - filling); coarsely crumble
   2 1/4 c  All purpose flour
   1 1/2 ts Baking powder
   1 1/2 ts Baking soda
     1/2 c  Butter
   1 1/3 c  Sugar
       3    Eggs; separated
     2/3 c  Sour cream
   2 1/2 oz Semi sweet chocolate, melted
            - and cooled
       1 ts Vanilla extract
   1 1/3 c  Water
 
 ----------------------------------FILLING----------------------------------
       5 tb Softened butter
   2 1/2 c  Sifted confectioners' sugar
       1 ts Vanilla extract
     1/4 c  Milk (+ -)
 
 ----------------------------------FROSTING----------------------------------
       5 tb Softened butter
   2 1/3 c  Sifted confectioners sugar
     1/4 c  Cocoa
       1 ts Vanilla extract
     1/4 c  Heavy cream (+ -)
            Garnish:
            Miniature Oreos, cut in half
            Additional crushed Oreos
  
   Crust:  Grease two nine-inch cake pans and line each with a circle of
   parchment or wax paper.  Set aside. Crush oreos fine and combine with
   melted butter.  Pat into bottom of one pan. Bake at 350 for 5 minutes. Set
   aside.
  
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