Amazing Chocolate Italian Crème Cake

If you are a fan of Italian creme cake, you are going to love this chocolate Italian creme cake. A twist on the classic recipe, this cake is full of chocolate goodness. The combination of chocolate cake, chocolate cream cheese frosting, coconut, and pecans is hard to resist.


01 ½ cup butter, room temperature

02 ½ cup shortening

03 2 cups granulated sugar

04 1 teaspoon baking soda

05 1 cup buttermilk

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees Farenheit. Grease all three of the 8-inch round cake pans with cooking spray.


Carefully separate the egg yolks and egg white into two small balls.


Using an electric mixer, cream the butter, shortening, and sugar.


Once combined, mix in the egg yolks one at a time, beating well after every addition. Next, add in the vanilla extract.


Amazing Chocolate Italian Crème Cake