Granny's Famous Coconut Cake

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Cindy Allen

By
@mdallen

My Granny was well known for her wonderful cakes. This is just one of them. I can't help but think of her while making this. I wish that I could just have one more day with her. She is teaching the angels how to cook now!

Rating:
★★★★★ 3 votes
Comments:
Serves:
8 -12 Depends on how you slice it. :)
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

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1 c
butter
5
eggs
2 3/4
cake flour
1 c
buttermilk
1/2 tsp
coconut flavoring
2 c
sugar
dash
salt
1 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
vanilla flavoring

How to Make Granny's Famous Coconut Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Cream butter and sugar until smooth.
  • 2Add eggs, beating well after each addition.
  • 3Sift dry ingredients together and add to cream mixture, alternately with buttermilk.
  • 4Stir in flavorings.
  • 5Bake in 3 or 4 greased and floured round 9 inch cake pans.
  • 6Bake at 350 degrees for about 25 minutes or until test done.
  • 7Cool and Ice with Granny's Never Fail Frosting.

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About Granny's Famous Coconut Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom




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