Beat 1 cup butter, 1/2 cup shortening until creamy.
Next gradually add 1 (16 oz.) Bag of Light Brown Sugar to butter mixture, mixing until light and creamy.
Then add 5 eggs one at a time mixing just until blended after each egg.
In a separate bowl mix 1 can evaporated milk and 1/2 cup of Coconut Rum. Set aside.
In another bowl mix 3 cups of flour, 1/2 teaspoon of baking powder, and 1/2 teaspoon of salt.
Alternating between the flour mixture and the milk mixture add to brown sugar mixture, mixing between each. When all combined add 1 Tablespoon of vanilla.
Bake for 1 hour until toothpick comes out clean.
Place pan on wire rack for 15 minutes to cool, Then remove cake to wire rack until cool.
Dust with Powdered Sugar.
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