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Butternut Pound Cake Recipe

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Rachael and Robert

 

This recipe for Butternut Pound Cake, by , is from The Ledbetter Family Cookbook, 4th Edition, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Clara Ledbetter
Added: Sunday, March 1, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Cake:
1 cup shortening
2 cups sugar
4 - 5 eggs
2 1/2 cups cake flour
1/2 cup self-rising flour
1 cup milk
2 - 3 teaspoons butternut flavoring

Filling:
1 eight ounce package cream cheese
1 stick butter
1 box confectioner's sugar
1 teaspoon butternut flavoring
1 cup pecans, chopped

Directions:
Directions:
Cake:
Cream shortening and sugar for 10 minutes. Add eggs and beat slowly for 1 minute. Add 1 cup flour. Beat 1 minute. Alternately add remaining flour and milk a little at a time, mixing until creamy. Add flavoring. Bake in tube pan 1 hour at 325. Increase temperature to 350 and bake 10 - 20 minutes.

Filling:
Bring ingredients to room temperature. Mix all thoroughly. Spread on cool cake.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is Robert's birthday cake. We always had pound cakes at my house when I was a married lady.

 

 

 

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