"As I ate the oysters with their strong taste of the sea and their faint metallic taste that the cold white wine washed away, leaving only the sea taste and the succulent texture, and as I drank their cold liquid from each shell and washed it down with the crisp taste of the wine, I lost the empty feeling and began to be happy, and to make plans."--Ernest Hemingway

Italian Cream Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Rosemarie Fahey
Added: Sunday, October 26, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Cake:
1 stick margarine
cup sugar
5 egg yolks
2 cup flour, sifted
1 tsp baking soda
tsp salt
1 cup buttermilk
1 cup coconut
1 cup nut, chopped
5 egg white

Icing:
stick margarine
8 oz cream cheese
1 lb powdered sugar
1 tsp vanilla
cream, as needed

Directions:
Directions:
Blend margarine, shortening and sugar. Beat in egg yolks one at a time. Sift together flour, baking soda and salt. Alternate adding flour mixture and buttermilk to blended ingredients. Stir in coconut and nuts. Beat egg whites till stiff and fold in. Pour into three 9-inch round cake pans (greased and floured). Bake at 350 for 35 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.

Frosting: Cream margarine and cream cheese; beat in sugar and vanilla. If mixture is too thick, add a few drops of cream. Ice cooled cake.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour

 

 

 

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