The King's Cake From Mr. Food.

LINDA BAILEY

By
@miffed13

This salute to Elvis Presley's favorite food combo, peanut butter and bananas, truly takes the cake! Bake it up any time you want to enjoy a rich-tasting cake that'll make your gang feel like royalty!


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Rating:

Serves:

12

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
granulated sugar or splenda
1/2 c
vegetable shortening
2
eggs
1 tsp
baking soda
2 c
all-purpose flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1 c
mashed banana (about 3 ripe bananas)
2 tsp
vanilla extract, divided
4 oz
cream cheese, softened
1/2 c
creamy peanut butter
6 Tbsp
butter, softened
3 c
confectioners' sugar
1/4 c
chopped peanuts

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat two 8-inch cake pans with cooking spray. In a large bowl, cream the granulated sugar and shortening until light and fluffy. Add eggs and beat thoroughly. Gradually blend in baking soda, flour,and salt. Beat in mashed banana and 1 teaspoon vanilla until thoroughly combined. Pour mixture into prepared cake pans.
2
Bake 25-30 minutes,or until a wooden toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Let sit 5 minutes,then remove cakes from pans and place on a wire rack to cool. In another bowl,combine cream cheese,peanut butter,and butter. Beat until fluffy. Add confectioners' sugar and remaining vanilla. Beat until thoroughly combined. Frost cake and sprinkle with peanuts.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts, Nuts
Main Ingredient: Eggs
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Sodium, Soy Free
Other Tag: For Kids