• prep: 5 min
  • cook: 25 min
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    Homemade and rich, this white Texas sheet cake has a hint of coconut flavor. Made from scratch, this easy cake is topped with a candy-like white glaze studded with toasted pecans. It's even better the second day! A quick from scratch cake that's the perfect dessert for potlucks, casual get-togethers, and bake sales.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup butter
    • 1 cup water
    • 2 cups sugar
    • 2 cups flour
    • 1 tsp. baking soda
    • 1 tsp. salt
    • 1 teaspoon coconut flavoring
    • 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla
    • ½ cup buttermilk
    • 2 eggs
    • 1/3  cup  buttermilk
    • 1/2  cup  butter (,browned until golden)
    • 3 3/4 cups  confectioner's sugar (,sifted)
    • 1  teaspoon  vanilla extract
    • 1 1/2  cups  pecans (,toasted and chopped)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 36
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 187 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 7 g 11.39%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 5.85%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 2 mg 0.54%
    • Sodium: 38 mg 1.56%
    • Calcium: 6 mg 0.58%
    • Potassium: 122 mg 3.49%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.72%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 31 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.28%
    • Sugar: 24 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 0.66%
    • Vitamin C 0.76%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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