Incredibly Delicious Italian Cream Cake Recipe

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Incredibly Delicious Italian Cream Cake
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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease three 9 inch round cake pans. In a small bowl, dissolve the baking soda in the buttermilk; set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, cream together 1/2 cup butter, shortening and white sugar until light and fluffy. Mix in the eggs, buttermilk mixture, 1 teaspoon vanilla, 1 cup coconut, baking powder and flour. Stir until just combined. Pour batter into the prepared pans.
  3. Bake in the preheated oven for 30 to 35 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cake comes out clean. Allow to cool.
  4. To Make Frosting: In a medium bowl, combine cream cheese, 1/2 cup butter, 1 teaspoon vanilla and confectioners' sugar. Beat until light and fluffy. Mix in a small amount of cream to attain the desired consistency. Stir in chopped nuts and remaining flaked coconut. Spread between layers and on top and sides of cooled cake.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 10419.75 Kcal (43625 kJ)
Calories from fat 4344.18 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 482.69g 743%
Cholesterol 1582.88mg 528%
Sodium 2655.78mg 111%
Potassium 2689.41mg 57%
Total Carbs 1475.45g 492%
Sugars 1186.14g 4745%
Dietary Fiber 19.68g 79%
Protein 96.75g 193%
Vitamin C 1.3mg 2%
Vitamin A 2.3mg 76%
Iron 12.6mg 70%
Calcium 999.1mg 100%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 382.77 Kcal (1603 kJ)
Calories from fat 159.58 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 17.73g 743%
Cholesterol 58.15mg 528%
Sodium 97.56mg 111%
Potassium 98.8mg 57%
Total Carbs 54.2g 492%
Sugars 43.57g 4745%
Dietary Fiber 0.72g 79%
Protein 3.55g 193%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 76%
Iron 0.5mg 70%
Calcium 36.7mg 100%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 247.8
  • 292

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium,
  • High in Sugar,
  • High in Total Fat

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