Black Walnut Cake
 
1/2 cup  softened butter
1/2 cup  shortening
2 cup  sugar
5   eggs, separated
1 cup  buttermilk
1 tsp  baking soda
2 cup  all purpose flour
1 tsp  vanilla extract
1 cup  chopped black walnuts
3 oz.  can of flaked coconut
1/2 tsp  cream of tartar
 
cream butter and shortening. add sugar. add egg yolks. combine buttermilk 
and 
soda. stir until soda dissolves. add flour to creamed mixture, 
alternatively, 
with buttermilk mixture, beginning and ending with flour. mix after each 
addition. stir in vanilla. add 1 cup walnuts and coconut, stirring well. 
beat egg whites (at room temp.) and cream of tartar until stiff peaks 
form. fold 
into batter. 
pour into 3 greased and floured 9" round cake pans. 
bake at 350 degrees for 22-25 minutes, or until toothpick in center comes 
clean. 
cool in pans and let cool completely on wire racks. 
 
frosting: 
 
3/4 cup  softened butter
8 oz.  softened cream cheese plus 3 oz. softened cream cheese
6-3/4 cup  powdered sugar
1-1/2 tsp  vanilla extract
 
cream butter and cream cheese. gradually add powdered sugar, beating until 
light 
and fluffy. stir in vanilla. 
spread cream cheese frosting between layers and on top and sides; press 
additional chopped walnuts on sides of cake. 
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(ID: 9370) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Wed, Dec 31, 2003


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