Poor Man cake (Shortcake)

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By Melissa Anderson
from Everett, WA

Found it on facebook.

serves 10
prep time 15 Min
cook time 35 Min
method Bake


  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar or splenda sugar
  • 3 c
  • 2
  • 1/2 c
    butter flavor crisco or light margarine
  • 1 1/2 c
    non-fat milk
  • 2 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 2 Tbsp
    soft butter or butter flavor crisco
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/8 c
    suagr or 6 packets splenda sugar
  • and enough milk to make creamy for the icing

How To Make

  • 1
    In a large bowl beat in the sugar or Splenda sugar,eggs, flour,light margarine or butter flavor Crisco, baking powder, vanilla. Add the non-fat milk. (This for cake recipe)
  • 2
    Then grease and flour the pan 9x13 inch. Pour into greased flour pan. Bake the cake for 35 minutes at 350F.
  • 3
    Icing: 2 tablespoon of soft butter or butter flavor Crisco 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/8 cup of sugar or 6 packets of Splenda sugar and enough milk to make creamy ( This for the Icing recipe)
  • 4
    ADDING: powder cocoa or cocoanut flakes or nuts This is another ideas or mine I HAVE ANOTHER FROSTING ON MINE PAGE IF YOU WANT ANOTHER FROSTING RECIPE!!!!!!!!