Apricot Bourbon Cake

Apricot Bourbon Cake Recipe

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Debra Schweikert


I found this recipe years ago when I was in Columbus, OH. It is a perfect cake when you are looking for something unusual.


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25 Min
35 Min


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2 c
all purpose, unbleached flour
1 3/4 c
1 Tbsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
1 c
vegetable oil
2 jar(s)
apricot baby food (4 1/2 oz each)
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 tsp
1/2 tsp
1/2 c
apricot preserves


3 c
powdered sugar
3 Tbsp
butter, softened
2-3 Tbsp
light cream or half-and-half
2 Tbsp

How to Make Apricot Bourbon Cake


  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • 2Combine all the cake ingredients except the apricot preserves and beat at medium speed for two minutes.
  • 3Pour into two greased and floured 8"round pans, and bake for 30-35 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean; let cool in pans 10 minutes, then remove from pans and cool on wire racks.
  • 4To make the frosting, combine everything in a medium sized bowl and beat with a mixer until spreading consistency.
  • 5To assemble, top one layer with the apricot preserves; top with second layer. Spread the top and sides with frosting.

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Course/Dish: Cakes
Hashtags: #bourbon, #Apricot

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