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Vanilla Wafer Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jean Taylor

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 (12 oz.) box vanilla wafers
2 sticks oleo
1-1/2 cups sugar
1 Tbsp. butter flavoring
6 eggs
1 cup chopped nuts
1 pkg. frozen coconut
1 Tsp. lemon flavoring


Directions:
Directions:
Crush wafers. Cream oleo and sugar. Add eggs, 1 at a time, wafers, flavoring, nuts and coconut. Mix well. Bake in tube pan 1 hour 15 minutes at 300 degrees. Pour glaze over cake and let set for 30 minutes.

Glaze:
Juice of 4 oranges and 1 lemon. Grate a little of each, add cup sugar and bring to a boil. Remove and pour over cake.

 

 

 

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