Italian Cream Cake

Italian Cream Cake Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

linda mcdougal

By
@lilacmemaw


Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 5
    eggs, separated
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
    buttermilk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 3 1/2 oz
    coconut, flaked
  • 1 c
    chopped pecans
  • ICING INGREDIENTS

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 c
    butter

How to Make Italian Cream Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  2. Cream butter and shortening; add sugar and beat until mixture is smooth.
  3. Add egg yolks one at a time, beating thoroughly after each addition.
  4. Combine flour and soda; add to creamed mixture alternately with buttermilk.
  5. Stir in vanilla.
  6. Add coconut and chopped pecans.
  7. Fold in stiffly beaten egg whites.
  8. Pour batter into 3 greased and floured 8 inch cake pans.
  9. Bake for 25 minutes or until cake tests done.
  10. ICING: Blend cream cheese and butter until smooth.
  11. Add powdered sugar and water, beating until smooth.
  12. Add vanilla and blend.
  13. Spread between layers and top and sides.
  14. Sprinkle top with pecans.
  15. NOTE: For more flavor and taste, coconut and pecans may be added between the layers.

Printable Recipe Card

About Italian Cream Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

I mean, who doesn't love blueberries? From breakfast to dessert, these blueberry recipes are berry phenomenal.

Strawberry Recipes You Need To Make This Summer

Strawberry Recipes You Need to Make This Summer

Kitchen Crew

There are many surprising health benefits of strawberries . They are loaded with Vitamin C which helps support a healthy immune system. Their anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits can help protect...

20 Fudging Delicious Recipes

20 Fudging Delicious Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

If you love fudge, then you're going to fudgin love these recipes!