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Praline Pecan Cake

Ingredients
  Yellow cake mix 18 1⁄4 Ounce (1 package)
  Instant vanilla pudding and pie filling mix 3 1⁄2 Ounce (1 package)
  Eggs 4 Large, beaten (at room temperature)
  Cooking oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Liquid brown sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Liqueur 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Pecans 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
For glaze
  Confectioners' sugar 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs), sifted
  Butter 2 Tablespoon, melted
  Liqueur 6 Tablespoon
  Pecan 2 Tablespoon, chopped (for garnish)
Directions

FOR GETTING READY

1) Grease the 13 by 9 by 2 inch of baking pan with butter and dust with 1 tablespoon of flour.
2) Preheat oven to 350°F.

MAKING
3) In a bowl, mix together cake mix and pudding and pie mix.
4) In another bowl, blend eggs, oil, brown sugar and liqueur until well mixed.
5) Beat the cake mixture and egg mixture, using an electric beater at low speed for 3 to 4 minutes.
6) Fold the pecans in the egg mixture and pour into baking pan.
7) Bake in the oven for 50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the middle of the cake comes out clean.
8) Allow the cake to cool in the pan for 15 minutes.

FINALIZING
9) In a bowl, mix together sugar and butter.
10) Using an electric mixer, beat the sugar mixture.
11) While beating, slowly stream the liqueur in the butter mixture, until soft peak consistency.
12) Spread the butter mixture over the cake.
13) Place in the refrigerator until chilled.

SERVING
14) Garnish with chopped pecan, slice and serve cold

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Ingredient: 
Pecan
Interest: 
Everyday, Kids, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
35 Minutes
Cook Time: 
50 Minutes
Ready In: 
85 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1525 Calories from Fat 598

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 69 g105.6%

Saturated Fat 15.5 g77.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 227.6 mg75.9%

Sodium 1238.3 mg51.6%

Total Carbohydrates 212 g70.7%

Dietary Fiber 5.3 g21.1%

Sugars 160.3 g

Protein 15 g29.1%

Vitamin A 8.9% Vitamin C 0.44%

Calcium 4.8% Iron 8.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Praline Pecan Cake Recipe