Jennie's Prune Cake

Jennie's Prune Cake Recipe

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@AdeleInTexas

Prune cake, ewww! Just hold your potatoes there! Even as children we loved this cake. It's my mother's recipe, so I looked and there are a couple of similar recipes posted, but this one is the quintessential coffee cake. There is no glaze, no frosting, no confectioner's sugar on top. It is perfect and perfectly moist without anything to detract from the pure pleasure of this delightful cake. It is THE most wonderful complement to a good cup of Joe you can imagine!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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2 c
sugar
3
eggs
1 c
cooked prunes, sweetened, if necessary
2 c
sifted flour
1 tsp
cinnamon
1 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
allspice
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 c
buttermilk
1 c
vegetable oil (her recipe says "wesson")
1 c
chopped nuts - pecans or walnuts

How to Make Jennie's Prune Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a tube pan or two loaf pans. *I prefer the tube.
  • 2Mix sugar and eggs, add prunes mix well; add flour, spices, salt, baking soda, oil and milk. Add the nuts last.
  • 3If using a tube pan, bake for 1 hour or until done. When cooking in two loaf pans, bake about 45-50 minutes. Just get out your trusty tester!

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About Jennie's Prune Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #coffee




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