Braden Family Cookbook
PATTY'S ITALIAN CREAM CAKE Chip’s first wife
(WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING)
350 degrees 25 minutes
Cream oleo and shortening, add egg yolks and beat well. Sift together, flour, salt, soda, add to mix alternately with buttermilk. Add vanilla, coconut, nuts. Fold in egg whites. Bake in three cake pans at 350 for 25 minutes.
CREAM CHEESE FROSTING
Beat cream cheese and oleo until soft. Add vanilla and beat until smooth. Spread between cooled layers, sprinkle chopped pecans on top each layer, frost sides.