Butter Pecan Cake

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Cooking Method: Bake


2-2/3 c chopped pecans
2 c sugar
3 c all purpose flour
1/2 tsp salt
2 tsp vanilla
1-1/4 c softened butter
4 eggs
2 tsp baking powder
1 c milk
1 c butter
8-8 1/2 c confectioners' sugar
1 5oz. can evaporated milk
2 tsp vanilla
remaining pecans

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theresa dibert Recipe
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oddville, KY (pop. 6,402)
Member Since Aug 2011
theresa's notes for this recipe:
I love this cake. It is a very attractive cake. This is usually my birthday treat to myself.
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So many pecans, so little time! We enjoyed the wonderful flavor of roasted pecans in every bite. A real bake-sale winner.


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user Carrie Wedding wowdelish - Sep 28, 2011
thanks for this recipe..i'll have to make this for sure!
user theresa dibert atlantismoons - Sep 28, 2011
if you really want to be bad... have some butter pecan ice cream with it. enjoy!!
user Kitchen Crew JustaPinch - Nov 10, 2011
I tried this recipe and say it's Family Tested & Approved!
user Kitchen Crew JustaPinch - Nov 10, 2011
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user theresa dibert atlantismoons - Nov 10, 2011
Thank you so much!!!!

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