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Have you ever tried a pork and bean cake?

I found a recipe of my grandmas yesterday in her old cook book. She had it circled and wrote the best cake ever.

I'm going to make it, but I'm seriously scared to tell anyone it has a can of pork and beans in it. Lol!

Have you ever tried it?

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PandaGwen

Asked by PandaGwen at 10:55 AM on Aug. 6, 2013 in Food & Drink

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  • Holy moley my grandmother made this, as well. It must be a southern thing because I haven't thought of this or seen it in years.

    It's very good. Just keep the P&B a secret lol
    Mrs_Prissy

    Answer by Mrs_Prissy at 10:59 AM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • That just sounds wrong.
    And like a posting for our resident food blogger

    although- I do like mayonnaise and oatmeal cakes 0.o
    feralxat

    Answer by feralxat at 11:01 AM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • Now I want to try it. Can you post the recipe?
    BeaverHouse

    Answer by BeaverHouse at 11:10 AM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • 4 eggs
    1 cup oil
    8 oz can crushed pineapple
    15 oz can of pork and beans ( drained and mashed)
    2 cups flour
    2 cups sugar
    1/2 tsp salt
    1 tsp baking powder
    1 cup chopped pecans

    Sift all dry ingredients together. Mix eggs and oil not it. Add pork and beans, pineapple and nuts. Pour into greased and floured bunt pan. Bake at 350 for 60 minutes.

    Frosting:
    8 oz cream cheese soft
    1 stick butter soft
    3.5 cups powdered sugar
    1 tsp vanilla

    Mix well. Spread on cake once cooled.
    PandaGwen

    Comment by PandaGwen (original poster) at 11:35 AM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • I'm sorry but that sounds so gross! I haven't been able to try black bean brownies yet either, too weird imo.
    idareyou

    Answer by idareyou at 11:53 AM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • Ugh, that just sounds wrong.....
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 12:57 PM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • I haven't tried this, but I have a recipe for Tomato Soup Cake that turns out really delicious.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 1:06 PM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • I really don't eat pork.
    ladybugmamax2

    Answer by ladybugmamax2 at 1:13 PM on Aug. 6, 2013

  • lol
    tigger3itch

    Answer by tigger3itch at 5:58 PM on Aug. 6, 2013

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