Bacon Grease Cake

Tina Barber Recipe

By Tina Barber gardengirl968

Don't know where my Nana got the idea to use bacon grease in a cake. This cake is similar to Araby Spice Cake in flavor.


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Ingredients

3/4 c
bacon grease
1 1/2 c
sugar
1 7/8 c
flour
1/4 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
baking soda
3/4 tsp
salt
1 tsp
nutmeg
3/4 c
buttermilk
1 tsp
vanilla
3
eggs

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour pan.
2
Mix all ingredients thoroughly.
3
Pour into prepared pan(s).
4
Bake at 350 degrees 30 to 35 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean.
5
Allow to cool completely before icing. My grandmother would usually just put a dusting of confectioners sugar on the top.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American