Preparation / Directions:
Combine flour, soda, salt, and cinnamon; set aside.
Combine eggs, oil, buttermilk, sugar and vanilla; beat until smooth. Stir in flour mixture, pineapple, carrots, coconut, and chopped walnuts. Pour batter in to 2 greased and floured 9 inch round cake pans.
Bake at 350 degrees for 35 to 40 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in
center comes out clean. Immediately spread Buttermilk Glaze evenly over
layers. Cool in pans 15 minutes; remove from pans, let cool completely. Spread Orange-Cream Cheese Frosting between layers and on top and
sides of cake. Store cake in refrigerator.
Buttermilk glaze - Combine sugar, soda, buttermilk, butter and corn syrup in Dutch oven.
Bring to a boil; cook 4 minutes, stirring often. Remove from heat, and stir in vanilla.
Orange Cream Cheese Frosting - Combine butter and cream cheese, beating until light and fluffy. Add vanilla, powdered sugar, rind and juice; beat until smooth