Triple-Layer Chocolate Cake

Author: 
Country Woman Christmas
  • 1/2 Cup  butter, softened
  • 1/2 Cup  shortening
  • 2 Cups  sugar
  • eggs
  • 1 Teaspoon  vanilla extract
  • 2 Cups  all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 Cup  baking cocoa
  • 1 Teaspoon  baking soda
  • 1 Cup  buttermilk
  • 1 Cup  flaked coconut
  • 1 Cup  chopped pecans
  •   CHOCOLATE CREAM CHEESE FROSTING:
  • package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 Cup  butter, softened
  • 4 Cups  confectioners' sugar
  • 1/4 Cup  baking cocoa
  • 1 Teaspoon  vanilla extract
  •   Pinch salt
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup baking cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 cup flaked coconut
  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • CHOCOLATE CREAM CHEESE FROSTING:
  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 4 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1/4 cup baking cocoa
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Pinch salt
Find recipes for Triple-Layer Chocolate Cake and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a large bowl, cream the butter, shortening and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in vanilla. Combine the flour, cocoa and baking soda; add to the creamed mixture alternately with buttermilk. Fold in coconut and pecans.

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Recipe Details

Preparation Time: 
40 minutes
Cooking Time: 
20 minutes
Total Time: 
1 hour
Serves: 
12

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

1,469 calories

Dietary restrictions:

High Fiber Peanut Free, Soy Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free, Alcohol Free

Daily value:

73%

Servings:

12
  • Fat 916g 1,409%
  • Carbs 2,278g 759%
  • Saturated 436g 2,180%
  • Fiber 81g 323%
  • Trans 30g
  • Sugars 1,788g
  • Monounsaturated 296g
  • Polyunsaturated 112g
  • Protein 204g 407%
  • Cholesterol 3,355mg 1,118%
  • Sodium 6,256mg 261%
  • Calcium 1,783mg 178%
  • Magnesium 1,020mg 255%
  • Potassium 5,534mg 158%
  • Iron 56mg 313%
  • Zinc 32mg 216%
  • Phosphorus 3,973mg 568%
  • Vitamin A 5,641µg 627%
  • Vitamin C 13mg 21%
  • Thiamin (B1) 6mg 403%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 7mg 418%
  • Niacin (B3) 36mg 182%
  • Vitamin B6 2mg 103%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 1,355µg 339%
  • Vitamin B12 7µg 124%
  • Vitamin D 20µg 5%
  • Vitamin E 29mg 145%
  • Vitamin K 119µg 148%
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