Traditional frosting and filling for German Chocolate cake.
Coconut Pecan Frosting I
1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
3 egg yolks
1/2 cup butter
1 1/3 cups flaked coconut
1 cup chopped pecans
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 In a heavy 2 quart saucepan over medium heat, cook the condensed milk, egg yolks, and butter 10 minutes, stirring constantly, until bubbly. Remove from heat, and stir in the coconut, pecans, and vanilla.
2 Allow to cool for 15 minutes before spreading on cake.