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Japanese Fruitcake

Japanese Fruitcake

| November 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Follow our complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to make this Southern favorite known as a Japanese Fruitcake. This old fashioned Christmas cake contains raisins in a spice flavored cake with a coconut and orange filling. Printable recipe included.

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Orange Slice Cake

Orange Slice Cake

| November 19, 2017 | 5 Comments

Follow our complete, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to make this very moist, very delicious, Orange Slice Cake. We actually use those Orange Slice candies to make this cake. Similar to a fruit cake, but wait until you taste it. Printable recipe included.

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Butter Pecan Cake Recipe

Butter Pecan Cake Recipe

| December 11, 2015 | 3 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to bake this really delicious Butter Pecan Cake from scratch. It’s really easy, and you’ll love the great butter-pecan flavor. We’ll also introduce you to the all new OXO On Mixer. The mixer with a light. Printable recipe included.

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Canadian War Cake

Canadian War Cake

| March 23, 2015 | 6 Comments

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this super simple cake. NO EGGS are used to make this war era cake, created pretty much out of necessity back in the day. Filled with pecans and raisins, then topped with a powdered sugar icing, this cake still is a hit around the table, even […]

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Southern Flavors Pound Cake

Southern Flavors Pound Cake

| December 8, 2014 | 103 Comments

Follow our easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this five flavored pound cake. We developed this cake for Southern Flavoring Company of  Bedford, Virginia, makers of Happy Home Flavorings. Southern Flavoring Company has been the “secret ingredient” in cakes, pies and all types of desserts since 1929. We’re using five of our favorite flavors […]

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Spanish Bar Cake

Spanish Bar Cake

| November 10, 2014 | 27 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions to make our version of the old fashioned, A&P Spanish Bar Cake. We’ve stepped back in time to recreate one of your favorite tastes from the past with this very special spice cake recipe. We’ll share the cake recipe, and the frosting recipe, so you can make this wonderful […]

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Mama’s Fresh Coconut Cake

Mama’s Fresh Coconut Cake

| November 3, 2014 | 3 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated recipe to make this old fashioned, southern favorite, that I refer to as Mama’s Fresh Coconut Cake. We’re grating fresh coconut, making layers from scratch, doing everything just the way Mama did to make one of her best cakes. It wasn’t about looks to Mama, it just needed to taste […]

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Basic Cake Layers Recipe

Basic Cake Layers Recipe

| February 18, 2013 | 14 Comments

Follow these easy, step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions for making our homemade Basic Cake Layers Recipe.  Baking from scratch is much easier than you think.  Why give credit to a boxed cake mix when you can bake your very own scratch made layers and, have family and friends raving about how moist and delicious your cakes […]

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Adams Original Red Velvet Cake Recipe

Adams Original Red Velvet Cake Recipe

| February 11, 2013 | 20 Comments

Follow our step-by-step, photo illustrated instructions as we recreate the Adams Original Red Velvet Cake Recipe.  Adams Extract, a Texas based company, is credited with bringing this cake to American kitchens during the time of The Great Depression.  Just why is it so red though?  We’ll explore it’s origins and follow the recipe of Betty […]

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Praline-Apple Bread Recipe

Praline-Apple Bread Recipe

| July 9, 2012 | 5 Comments

It’s got apples and it’s got pecans…..it must be a southern recipe right?  You’ll have a hard time remembering that this is bread and not cake.  It’s just that delicious.  If the Granny Smith Apples and the Pecans don’t get you….the Praline Topping will.  And, it doesn’t contain any oil or butter in the batter.  […]

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