Betty’s Banana Layer Cake Recipe – A Vintage Cake Loaded with Charm

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The real deal retro-style cake. A classic banana layer cake from the 1940’s made in that simple old-fashioned style like Grandma used to bake. If you’re a vintage cake junkie, THIS is the one for you! Or…If you’re just a dabbler in the vintage arts and want a moist and vibrant cake loaded with charm, break out that Hobart mixer and some ripe nanners cause this one’s gonna scratch it right outta the park! Continue reading

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Julia Cakes with Mango Custard Sauce — A Lovely Vintage Vanilla Tea Cake Made Modern

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Lovely little vanilla tea cakes made moist with sour cream and baked in muffin tins or in small bread pans. Serve slices of the cake on a bed of our chilled Mango Custard or use our old-fashioned buttermilk frosting recipe to frost them vintage style. These little cuties will remind you of sunshine and all things yummy! Continue reading

Vintage Summer Snow #Cake Recipe with Strawberries and Cream

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White as snow vintage cake — or bright as the sunshine on your party patio! Dribble some fresh strawberries and cream over top and you’ve got a fluffy white cake that’s tender and downy just like your grandma used to make. Throw in the fact that this recipe is over a hundred years old and similar to (or better than) that airy-go-lucky Angel Food Cake and you’ll have a winning vintage cake hit on your hands! Continue reading

Vintage Harlequin Cake Recipe with an Extraordinary Heirloom Strawberry Frosting

The Vintage Harlequin Cake! A lovely pink and chocolate and white charmer filled with delicate Strawberry Heirloom Frosting and frosted with Strawberry Whipped Cream! Short-listed for the Wow Factor, whether you use regular stacked cakes (vintage style) or go for the filled dome pans Hollywood Bowl style! Continue reading

Honey Ginger Spice Cake – Rustica, Streusel-Topped or Muffin Style

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Quick and simple updated vintage Honey Ginger Spice Cake made two different ways for rustica coffee cake, streusel-topped coffee cake and country spice muffins! Taking you step-by-step all the way! Continue reading

1963 Kansas Golden Buttermilk Cake Recipe – That Gets Better By The Day!

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A step-by-step vintage recipe from 1963 makes a tender buttermilk cake that gets better by the day! Continue reading

The New and Improved Mary Todd Lincoln Vanilla Almond Cake Recipe

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A rich and buttery vanilla almond cake made from scratch with fine quality ingredients just like an old-fashioned Seduction Cake — and it needs no frosting! ooohh! Continue reading

Life Force Lemon Drizzle Vintage Cake Recipe

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The Life Force Lemon Drizzle Cake — a moist vintage lemon cake drizzled with a lemon glaze and served with a dollop of Lemon Chantilly (hint-of-lemon whipped cream. Feel the bright life force in it and bring it!! Continue reading