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Serves/Makes:1 9 inch 2-layer cake
- 1/2 cup (125 ml) shortening
- 1 cup (225 ml) peanut butter
- 1 cup (225 ml) sugar
- 2 eggs, well beaten
- 1-1/2 cups (350 ml) all purpose flour
- 1/2 tsp (2 ml). salt
- 3 tsps. baking powder
- 1 cup (225 ml) milk
- 1/2 tsp (2 ml). vanilla flavoring
- Carmel Frosting:
- 2 cups (475 ml) brown sugar
- 2 tbsp (30 ml) Butter
- 6 tbsp (90 ml) heavy cream
- 1 cup (225 ml) powdered sugar
- Cream shortening, gradually add peanut butter and cream until smooth.
- Add sugar, and cream until mixture is light and fluffy.
- Add well beaten eggs and mix well.
- Combine all dry indredients and add to the creamed mixture alternating with the milk.
- Stir in the Vanilla flavoring.
- Spoon mixture into 2 greased 9" cake pans and bake at 375 degrees (200 C.) for 25 mins. or until cake pulls away from the sides of the pan.
- Cool and Frost with Carmel Frosting.
- Carmel Frosting:
- Combine brown sugar, butter and cream, in a heavy sauce pan, cook until bubbles form around edges of the pan.
- Remove from heat and add the powdered sugar, beating well.
- Cool before spreading on the cake.
- Found this in the Warren County, Ky. Rural Electric Cooperative Corp. cook book, the recipe was dated 1979. Hope it helps (Warren County, Ky, included Bowling Green, Kentucky.) Sissy
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