Hummingbird cake is a popular American dessert. This sweet dish is commonly prepared with flour, sugar, salt, cinnamon, eggs, oil, vanilla, fruits and pecans. For cream cheese frosting the hummingbird cake, generally confectioner sugar, butter and cream cheese is used. Baking is the preferred method of making this moist and flavorful sweet cake. Hummingbird cake recipe is said to be the most searched recipe for get-togethers and other special occasions.