Potato Cake

kathleen ralston

By
@innerlife

Another strange old recipe from my grandmother. I used to love this cake.


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

45 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Method:

Bake

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Notes from the Test Kitchen:
Sprinkle the top with powdered sugar and you'll be thrilled with this delectable, lovely cake! Mashed potatoes... who knew?!

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
3/4 c
butter or margarine
1 c
hot mashed potatoes
1 c
cocoa
1 tsp
ground cloves
1 tsp
nutmeg
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 c
walnut pieces
4
eggs, divided
1/2 c
milk
2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream together the butter and sugar.
2
Add the egg yolks and milk and beat.
3
Add in the chocolate and hot mashed potatoes.
4
Add the flour, baking powder and spices and salt, and then the nuts, and beat.
5
Beat the egg whites and then fold them into the batter.
6
Spread in a square pan and bake at 350 degrees for one hour or until cake is done.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtags: #potato, #potato-cake, #cake