Plain.Recipes

Orange Slice Cake

Source: www.cookbooks.com/Recipe-Details.aspx?id=404862

Ingredients

  1. 3 1/2 c. sifted flour (plain)
  2. 1 tsp. salt
  3. 1 lb. orange slice candy, diced
  4. 1 (8 oz.) pitted dates, chopped
  5. 1 c. margarine or Crisco
  6. 2 c. sugar
  7. 4 eggs
  8. 1 tsp. soda
  9. 1/2 c. buttermilk
  10. 3 1/4 oz. or 1 can flaked coconut
  11. 2 c. chopped pecans or walnuts

Directions

  1. Sift together flour and salt.
  2. Combine candy, nuts and coconut.
  3. Add 1/2 of the flour mixture.
  4. Cream margarine until light.
  5. Gradually add sugar; beat well.
  6. Add eggs, one at a time; beat after each one.
  7. Combine soda and buttermilk.
  8. Add alternately with flour mixture.
  9. Add candy mixture and mix well. Bake in large tube pan.
  10. Bake at 300° for 1 hour and 45 minutes.