Pa June's Pecan Cake

Pa June's Pecan Cake Recipe

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Iris Bonanno

By
@GumboLady

Has been a family favorite for many many years.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

1 box
duncan hines butter cake mix
1 tsp
almond extract

FROSTING

2 c
white sugar
1 c
evaporated milk
1 tsp
butter
1 tsp
almond extract
2 c
chopped pecans

How to Make Pa June's Pecan Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Prepare cake mix according to box directions adding 1 tsp. almond extract. Make 4 layers. Cook and let cool.
  • 2Frosting: Cook 2 cups sugar with evaporated milk until mixture pulls away for the pot. (Black iron pot is the best) Add 2 cups pecans. Remove from heat, add 1 teaspoon butter and 1 teaspoon almond extract, stir until shiny.

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About Pa June's Pecan Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Hashtag: #pecan