Peanut Butter Cake With Chocolate Frosting

Peanut Butter Cake With Chocolate Frosting Recipe

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Patsy Fowler

By
@hellchell1

this is a great cake for church get together's or anything else you want to take it to or just eat it at home

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
1 cake
Prep:
35 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    plus 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 3 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 2 c
    graham crackers, crushed
  • 3/4 c
    peanut butter
  • 1/2 c
    shortening
  • 1 c
    plus 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 3
    eggs
  • FOR THE FROSTING:

  • 2 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    cocoa powder
  • 8 Tbsp
    water
  • 1/3 c
    heavy cream
  • 1/2 c
    peanuts, salted
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract

How to Make Peanut Butter Cake With Chocolate Frosting

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 if baking with metal dish, 325 if using a glass dish.
  2. Sift flour, sugar, baking powder and salt together. Add graham cracker crumbs, peanut butter, shortening, milk and vanilla.
  3. Beat mixture with electric mixer on low until moistened and then heat on medium for 2 minutes.
  4. Add eggs and beat 1 minute. Bake in greased 9x13 inch baking pan for 30-35 minutes. Do not remove from pan to cool.
  5. For frosting, mix all ingredients together. Pour into a saucepan and bring mixture to a boil.
  6. Boil for 1 minute. Cool slightly.
  7. With a wooden spoon handle, poke a few holes in the cake and then pour the warm frosting over it.

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About Peanut Butter Cake With Chocolate Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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