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Easy German Chocolate Cake Icing Recipe

Easy German Chocolate Cake Icing Recipe

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How To Make Easy German Chocolate Cake Icing

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Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 0 minutes
Total: 10 minutes



  • 1 cup of evaporated milk
  • 1 cup of granulated sugar
  • 3 egg yolks
  • 1/2 cup of unsalted butter
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • 1 cup of chopped pecans
  • 1 cup of shredded coconut


  1. In a saucepan, combine the evaporated milk, sugar, egg yolks, and butter. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until thickened and bubbly.

  2. Remove from heat and stir in the vanilla extract, pecans, and coconut. Mix well.

  3. Let the icing cool slightly before spreading it on the cooled German chocolate cake.


  • Calories : 400kcal
  • Total Fat : 22g
  • Saturated Fat : 12g
  • Cholesterol : 120mg
  • Sodium : 50mg
  • Total Carbohydrates : 48g
  • Dietary Fiber : 2g
  • Sugar : 45g
  • Protein : 5g
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