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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 | 53 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 | 19 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 | 20 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 | 22 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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Mama Ruths’ Strawberry Cake Recipe

Mama Ruths’ Strawberry Cake Recipe

| May 7, 2012 | 56 Comments

This is it…..Mama Ruth’s Famous Strawberry Cake.  You’ve heard me talk about it…now…you can cook one of your very own.  It’s really a very quick and easy way to fix a scrumptious dessert.  Mama Ruth uses a boxed cake mix and just a few other simple ingredients.  You can make it with fresh Strawberries or, use some […]

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