Prune Cake

Carol Zahn

By
@SummerWind1

I have made this for years and everyone really likes it. I never thought you could make prunes into a cake but it works. This is really yummy!

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Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
40 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 c
vegetable oil
1 1/2 c
sugar
3
eggs
2 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
nutmeg
1 tsp
allspice, ground
1 c
buttermilk
1 c
cooked chopped prunes
1 c
chopped nuts of choice
for the sauce cook the following
1/2 c
buttermilk
1 tsp
baking soda
1 Tbsp
corn syrup, light
1 c
sugar
1/2 c
butter
1 tsp
vanilla

Step-By-Step

1Mix together oil, sugar and eggs. Whisk dry ingredients together and add alternately with 1 cup of buttermilk. Add the cooked prunes (finely chopped) and nuts and mix thoroughly. Pour into greased 9x13 pan and bake at 350 for 30-40 minutes. Pour sauce over cake before serving.
2Sauce.... Boil for 2 minutes
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 tablespoon corn syrup
1/2 cup butter
and after it boils add 1/2 teaspoon vanilla

About this Recipe

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