Easy Italian Cream Cake

3
Anita Hoffman

By
@scent4U

An easy to make, delicious cake with coconut, pecans and an amazing frosting.
Recipe and photo adapted from Food.com

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 1 pkg
    (18 ounces) white cake mix
  • 1 pkg
    (3 ounces) instant vanilla pudding
  • 3/4 c
    heavy cream
  • 3/4 c
    water
  • 4
    eggs
  • 1/2 c
    oil
  • 1 c
    chopped pecans
  • 1 c
    flaked coconut
  • FROSTING

  • 3 Tbsp
    butter, softened
  • 6 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    light cream
  • 2-1/2 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1-1/2 c
    flaked coconut

How to Make Easy Italian Cream Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large mixer bowl, add the cake mix, vanilla pudding, heavy cream, water, eggs and oil.
    With electric mixer, beat for 2 minutes at medium speed.
    Fold in the chopped nuts and coconut.
  2. Pour the batter into 2 -9 inch layer cake pans or a 9 X 13 inch baking pan that has been greased and floured.
    Bake at 350 degrees (for layer cake for 30-35 minutes and the 9 X 13 inch pan for 45 minutes)
    Cool completely before frosting..
  3. FROSTING:
    In a medium sized bowl, blend the butter and cream cheese.
    Add the powdered sugar and enough cream to make a smooth spreading consistency.
    Frost cake and sprinkle with coconut.
    Refrigerate.

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About Easy Italian Cream Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Italian




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