Orange Slice Cake

Zelda Hopkins

By
@Zelda51

I love Orange Slice Candy. So why not make a cake out of it. This is such a good cake. Enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Thanks Cathy for the photo.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
serves 8 or more
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
3 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 lb
orange candy slices [cut up]
1 can(s)
coconut, flaked
2 c
chopped pecans
8 oz
chopped dates
2 box
orange jello
1 c
margarine or butter
2 c
sugar
3 1/2 c
all purpose flour
4 large
eggs
1 c
buttermilk
1 tsp
baking soda
1/4 tsp
salt

FROSTING

1/2 c
orange juice
2 c
powdered sugar

Step-By-Step

1Line the bottom of a large tube pan with greased waxed paper, Do not grease the sides of the pan.
2Sift three cups of flour with soda, salt, and jello. Cream butter, Add sugar and cream well. Add eggs, one at a time. Alternate sifted flour with milk. Add nuts, coconut, and dates. Use the remaining 1/2 cup of flour to coat the cut up orange candy slices. Fold the candy in last with as little mixing as possible to keep the candy from settling. Bake in a large tube pan at 250 degrees for 3 hours, Do not remove from pan. Pour a mixture of the frosting over the cake while it is still hot, let set in pan until cold.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids