Sweet Potato Cake Recipe

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Sweet Potato Cake

Deb Sawyer

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@cheezcake1225

You will need a tube pan for this recipe. This cake is very dense and has spices generally used for fall/winter foods so I usually make this around the holidays. Everyone enjoys this cake; it disappears quickly!If you prefer an iced cake, try it with a caramel icing!


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Serves:

16

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

1 c
butter, softened
2 c
sugar
4 large
eggs
3 c
all purpose flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 c
walnuts, chopped
2 c
sweet potatoes, mashed
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
nutmeg
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
allspice
1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
baking powder
3/4 c
buttermilk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and sugar well.
2
Beat in eggs; one at a time.
3
Add sweet potatoes, vanilla and spices to the creamed mixture and beat well.
4
Incorporate salt, soda and baking powder into flour. Alternate adding buttermilk and flour into the creamed mixture. Begin and end with flour.Beat well.
5
Add nuts and mix well.
6
Pour into a large tube pan that has been greased and floured, Bake at 350* oven for 1hr.Cool in pan 10-15mins. then turn out onto serving piece.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes