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Monday, June 28, 2010

You’ll Be Moved By This Cake

Just a little joke there...the cake contains dried plums, better known as prunes. Don't let this keep you from trying this delicious cake.

¾ cup (1½ sticks) butter

1 cup granulated sugar

Beat for five minutes until very creamy. Add eggs one at a time, beating after each addition:

3 eggs

Stir in:

4 ounce package butterscotch instant pudding

2 cups flour

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon nutmeg

1 teaspoon baking powder

½ teaspoon baking soda

Combine until smooth and add:

½ cup sour cream

Fold in:

1 cup chopped prunes

Bake in a greased
9x13 pan at 350° for 35 minutes. When cool, ice with:

2 tablespoons butter

½ cup brown sugar

Cook in the microwave for one minute. Stir and add:

2 cups confectioners' sugar

½ teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon vanilla

+ cup heavy cream

Beat until smooth and pour on top of cake.

1 comment:

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