"The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found."--Calvin Trillin

Peanut Butter Cake Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Peanut Butter Cake, by , is from The Mona's Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
mona shank
Added: Sunday, June 29, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/3 cup butter
11/2 cup sugar
1 tsp salt
1 cup milk
1/2 cup of peanut butter
21/4 cup flour
3 tbsp baking powder
1 tsp vanilla
2 eggs
1 box instance vanilla pudding

Directions:
Directions:
375 for 25 minutes
Cream butter, sift in flour, sugar, baking powder and sugar. Add peanut butter, 1/2 cup of the milk and pudding mix. Mix until all flour is dampened. Beat 2 minutes at low speed. Add rest of milk, eggs and vanilla.
Pour into two 9 inch cake pans or a 9x13 pan.



Frosting:
Cream together 1/2 cup of peanut butter and 1/2 cup of unsweetened cocoa. Add 2/3 cup of confectioners sugar and 1/4 tsp of vanilla, and about 1/2 cup of milk. Beat until smooth.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I got this recipe from MaMaw D'wanna. It was your dad's favorite cake and I pretty much made it for every birthday. I did alter it a little by adding the pudding mix. Tyler has always liked this cake too, 2008 was the first year in many years that I can remember his not wanting this cake for his birthday. He outted me...and wanted a "Dairy Queen ice cream cake. Can't say that I blame him.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

168W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!