Pecan/Cranberry Cake

Pecan/cranberry Cake Recipe

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Debbie Hallmark


This is a luscious and attractive cake that is makes a great desert or coffee cake.

I've found that as good as it tastes the night it's served; it's just that much better after it the next morning with coffee.

I hope you enjoy it as much as we do.


★★★★★ 2 votes

30 Min
1 Hr 15 Min


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1/2 c
finely chopped pecans
1 (8 oz) pkg
cream cheese
1 c
1 1/2 c
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 1/2 Tbsp
2 c
unsifted all purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 c
cups fresh cranberries, chopped
1 c
coarsely chopped pecans
1 Tbsp
grated orange peel
1 1/2 c
powdered sugar
2 Tbsp
orange juice, fresh

How to Make Pecan/Cranberry Cake


  • 1Preheat oven to 325. Grease 10-inch fluted or regular tube pan and sprinkle with ½ cup finely chopped nuts.
  • 2In large mixer bowl, beat cheese, margarine, sugar, vanilla and cinnamon until fluffy. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Combine flour and baking powder. Add to batter, mixing well. Stir in chopped cranberries and coarsely chopped pecans. Pour into pan and bake for 1 hour 15 minutes or until wooden pick inserted near center comes out clean. Cool for 10 minutes.
  • 3Remove from pan and cool thoroughly. Make a glaze by combining powdered sugar, milk and orange juice mixing well. Drizzle over cake if desired. Cake is just as good without.

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Course/Dish: Cakes

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