Aunt Grace's Rum Cake

1
Carol Thompson

By
@Akita

I always knew it was something special when mom would make this.
Around the holidays or when family was coming for a visit.
When we were little we thought we were being so naughty because of the rum. Tons of good memories with this one.

Rating:

★★★★☆ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 3 c
    sifted flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • SIFT THESE 4 INGREDIENTS TOGETHER--2 TIMES

  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • 4
    eggs
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1 c
    buttermilk
  • 2 tsp
    rum extract
  • RUM CAKE GLAZE

  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    water
  • 1/2 c
    butter
  • BRING TO BOIL- LET COOL TO WARM

  • WHEN WARM ADD THESE:

  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 tsp
    rum extract

How to Make Aunt Grace's Rum Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream together butter and sugar, add eggs one at a time, beating well after each egg.
  2. Add buttermilk alternately with dry ingredients.
  3. Bake in slow oven 325 degrees for 1 hour (may take longer depending on your oven)in well greased & floured bundt pan.
  4. Let cake cool slightly before turning out of the pan. Use pastry brush to apply glaze to slightly warm cake.

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About Aunt Grace's Rum Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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