Buttermilk White Cake with Coconut
- Let egg whites stand at room temperature 30 minutes. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour two 9-inch round baking pans; set aside.
- In large mixing bowl combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and baking soda. Add buttermilk, shortening, and vanilla; beat on low until combined. Beat on medium 2 minutes more, scraping bowl. Add egg whites; beat 2 minutes more. (Batter will appear curdled.)
- Spread in pans. Bake 25-30 minutes or until tops spring back when lightly touched and wooden pick inserted near centers comes out clean. Cool on wire rack for 10 minutes. Remove from pans; cool completely.
- Prepare Buttercream Frosting. Place layer flat side down on plate; spread top with some of the frosting. Stack second layer flat side down; frost top and sides. Sprinkle coconut. Serve immediately or cover and refrigerate. Makes 16 servings.
- In 4-quart mixing bowl beat butter on medium until smooth. Gradually beat in powdered sugar to combine. Beat in buttermilk or milk and vanilla. Gradually beat in enough additional powdered sugar to make of spreading consistency.
Nutrition Facts (Buttermilk White Cake with Coconut)
- Per serving:
- 529 kcal ,
- 20 g fat
- (12 g sat. fat ,
- 2 g polyunsaturated fat ,
- 4 g monounsaturated fat ),
- 24 mg chol. ,
- 258 mg sodium ,
- 85 g carb. ,
- 1 g fiber ,
- 71 g sugar ,
- 3 g pro.
djsewell1 256 Days Ago
Had been saving this recipe in my drawer as I went a time without an oven, longest month of my life! The cake is SO goooodd! Love it. The online recipe though should not list the powdered sugar twice for the frosting.
rajivkumardelhi 425 Days Ago
This looks awesome!!! This recipe is perfect. Next tomorrow on my birthday, we will surely make it.
I saw such beautiful cakes on the sites :
Aurora Cantu 780 Days Ago
How much powdered sugar 3 cups, or 3 1/4 cups Because you put to diffrent measure?