Cherry Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Karla Everett

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@Karla59

Years ago after my Grandma passed I found her recipe book with hundreds of old recipe news paper clipping Dated back from 1966 ! This recipe was one of the many....I'm so glad I did cause this cake is YUMMY !

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
layered 8x8 round
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

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  • 2 1/2 c
    sifted cake flour
  • 1 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • 3/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    oil
  • 2/3 c
    milk
  • 1/3 c
    maraschino cherry juice
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    maraschino cherries ; finely chopped , well drained
  • ·
    cherry frosting ; see below

How to Make Cherry Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Step-by-Step

  1. Sift together : flour , baking powder and salt . Add oil , milk and cherry juice and beat until mixture forms a very smooth batter.
  2. Beat eggs until thick and foamy , add sugar gradually and beat until well blended.
    Fold this mixture thoroughly into the batter and stir in the cherries.
  3. Pour into 2 wax paper lined 8" round cake pans.
  4. Bake @ 350 deg. for 25 - 30 minutes.when cool ; frost with cherry frosting below.
  5. CHERRY FROSTING : Blend 3oz. pkg. cream cheese with 1 Tbs. maraschino cherry juice ; Gradually add 3 cups sifted powdered sugar ; Blend in well. Add 1 Tbs. chopped cherries ; blend in.

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About Cherry Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Hashtag: #cherry




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