Archive for the ‘Cakes’ Category

Brownie Pudding Cake

1 st mixture: 2 cups flour 4 teaspoons baking powder 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 teaspoon salt 4 tablespoons cocoa 1 cup milk 2 teaspoons vanilla 4 tablespoons melted shortening 2 nd mixture: 3/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup cocoa 1 cup nuts |1st mixture: Mix dry ingredients well. Stir in milk. Beat well. Add vanilla […]

Bride's Cake

3 1/2 cups sifted swans down cake flour 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 cup butter 1 3/4 cups sugar 1 cup milk or water 2 teaspoons vanilla 4 egg whites — stiffly beaten. |Sift flour once, measure, add baking powder, and sift together three more time. Cream butter thoroughly, add sugar gradually, and cream […]

Brandied Seed Cake

2/3 cup soft butter 1 1/4 cups sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 3 large eggs 2 cups sifted flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon mace 1/3 cup brandy 2 tablespoons milk 1 tablespoon caraway seeds 1/4 cup finely chopped candied orange peel granulated sugar candied apricots for decorations — optional |Cream butter, […]

Bourbon Pecan Cake

2 cups whole red candied cherries 2 cups white seedless raisins 2 cups bourbon 5 cups sifted flour 4 cups pecan halves 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons ground nutmeg 2 cups butter — softened 2 cups granulated sugar 2 cups firmly-packed dark brown sugar 8 eggs — separated |Combine cherries, […]

Blueberry Pound Cake

2 Cups sugar 1 Cup shortening 4 Large eggs — or 5 medium eggs 1/4 Teaspoon yellow food coloring 1/2 Teaspoon almond extract 1 1/2 Teaspoons vanilla extract 2 Tablespoons Adams Butter flavoring 3 Tablespoons lemon extract 1/2 Cup buttermilk 3 Cups all-purpose flour 1/2 Teaspoon salt 1 Teaspoon baking powder 1 Teaspoon baking soda […]

Blackberry Jam Cake

1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup butter or margarine 2 large eggs 1 cup unbleached all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/3 cup butter/sour milk 1/2 cup seedless blackberry jam 1/4 cup chopped walnuts 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 1/2 cup packed brown sugar […]

Banana Pudding Cake

2 Small Bananas — ripe 1 Package Yellow Cake Mix 1 Package Banana Pudding Mix 4 Eggs 1 Cup Water 1/4 Cup Oil 1/2 Cup Chopped Nuts — optional |Slice bananas into large mixer bowl; beat until well mashed. Add remaining ingredients. Blend; then beat at medium speed of electric mixer for 2 minutes. Pour […]

Bacardi Rum Cake

1 Cup Pecans — chopped 1 Package Yellow Cake Mix 1 Package Vanilla Pudding Mix — instant 4 Eggs 1/2 Cup Cold Water 1/2 Cup Oil 1/2 Cup Dark Rum — Bacardi Glaze: 1/4 Pound Butter 1/4 Cup Water 1 Cup Confectioner’s Sugar 1/2 Cup Dark Rum — Bacardi |Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Grease […]

Aunt Alice's Ice Box Fruit Cake

1/4 cup butter 1 box graham cracker — large box 1 pound marshmallows 1 pound raisins 1 can coconut 2 cups pecans — coarsely chopped 1 jar maraschino cherries — drained |Crumble graham crackers. Add raisins, coconut, cherries and pecans. Mix well. In a double boiler melt marshmallows and butter. Pour over the dry ingredients […]

Arnold's Cake

1 box yellow cake mix — Duncan Hines 1 can orange slices — juice and all 1/2 cup oil 4 eggs ***Topping*** 9 ounces Cool Whip. 1 large crushed pineapple — large can, drained 1 box — instant |For cake: Mix first four ingredients well. Pour in 3 greased and floured cake pans or 1 […]