my mom's peaches and cream cake

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a recipe by
Mary R Morris
Western Grove, AR

My mother use to make this cake for Christmas or Easter..As the years have gone by ,she now use's a box cake mix instead scratch cake ..Frankly ,there is no difference in taste...You can use fresh ,frozen or caned peaches ..I use the canned freestone peaches ,well drained..

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serves 10-12
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For my mom's peaches and cream cake

  • 1 box-butter yellow cake mix
  • 1 1/2 cups of sugar
  • 4 tbs of cornstarch
  • 4 cups of chopped peaches-you can use fresh ,frozen or canned freestone peaches
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 2 cups of whipping cream
  • 2-3 tbs of powered sugar
  • 1 cup of sour cream
  • a few peach slices for garnish

How To Make my mom's peaches and cream cake

  • 1
    Prepare cake according to directions on the box ,using two(2)8-inch cake pans.Cool and split each layer using a large knife .
  • 2
    Combine sugar and corn starch in a saucepan.Add chopped peaches and water;cook over medium heat untill smooth,stirring constantly.Cool mixture completely..Combine whipping cream and powered sugar in a medium mixing bowl and beat untill stiff peaks form.
  • 3
    Spoon 1/3 of peach filling over split layers of cake ;spread 1/3 cup of sour cream over filling .Repeat procedure with remaning layers of cake.Frost with sweetened whipped cream and garnish with peach slices...
  • 4
    PERSONAL NOTE:::::I have used Cool Whip ,instead of the Whipping Cream .....P.S.Don't tell my Momma I got lazy...I like for this cake to sit in the ice box a while covered