Shoo Fly Cake

Shoo Fly Cake Recipe

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Sue Myers Case

By
@deuce02

This is my Aunt Janet's Recipe and I found this cake to be amazing. Better than a shoo fly pie I recently tried made in Lancaster County, PA and so moist.

Rating:
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Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

CRUMB MIXTURE

4 c
all purpose flour
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 c
sugar
3/4 c
oil ( can use extra virgin oil or vegetable oil or canola oil)

SET ASIDE 1 CUP OF CRUMB MIXTURE FOR TOPPING ON CAKE

STEP 2

2 c
boiling water
1/2 c
dark karo syrup
1/2 c
brer rabbit molasses
1 Tbsp
baking soda

How to Make Shoo Fly Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1Mix the crumb mixture together and set aside.
  • 2Mix boiling water, karo syrup, and rabbit molasses together in a separate bowl. Add baking soda and stir, this will foam up so make sure the bowl is large enough.
  • 3Add crumb mixture (except 1 cup) to liquid above and mix well.
  • 4Pour into greased 13x9 cake pan. Sprinkle reserved crumb mixture to top of cake.
  • 5Bake at 350 for 40 - 45 minutes.
    ENJOY.

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About Shoo Fly Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American