Mickey Rooney's Caribbean Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting Recipe

Mickey Rooney's Caribbean Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting Recipe
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Caribbean Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting
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Caribbean Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

"A sweet cake to present to family or friends, who come over for a visit." — Jay Christian, author of Hollywood Celebrity Recipes.

6
Servings
763
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

For the cake

  • 1/2 Cup butter
  • 1/2 Teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 well-beaten egg
  • 1 Teaspoon baking powder
  • 3/4 Cups ripe, mashed banana
  • 1/3 Cup buttermilk
  • 1 1/2 Cup sifted cake flour
  • 1/2 Teaspoon salt
  • 1 Teaspoon vanilla
  • 3/4 Cups sugar

For the frosting

  • 2 Tablespoons butter
  • 1/8 Teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/4 Cup icing sugar
  • 2 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 Teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 Tablespoon orange juice
  • 2 Tablespoons peanut butter

Directions

For the cake

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

Cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Combine beaten egg, banana, milk and vanilla. Add sifted dry ingredients alternately to creamed mixture — stirring lightly after each ingredient.

Pour into a buttered nine by nine pan. Bake for 35 to 45 minutes. Cool.

For the frosting

Cream butter, peanut butter and salt. Add sugar alternately with juices, then add vanilla. Beat until smooth and creamy. Ice cake.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
35g
50%
Sugar
35g
39%
Saturated Fat
9g
38%
Cholesterol
9mg
3%
Carbohydrate, by difference
103g
79%
Protein
11g
24%
Vitamin A, RAE
5µg
1%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
2mg
3%
Vitamin K (phylloquinone)
5µg
6%
Calcium, Ca
90mg
9%
Choline, total
8mg
2%
Fiber, total dietary
7g
28%
Folate, total
56µg
14%
Iron, Fe
4mg
22%
Magnesium, Mg
25mg
8%
Niacin
3mg
21%
Phosphorus, P
261mg
37%
Selenium, Se
18µg
33%
Sodium, Na
867mg
58%
Water
38g
1%
Zinc, Zn
1mg
13%

Caribbean Shopping Tip

Caribbean recipes Incorporate fresh seafood paired with spicy flavors and bright native fruits.

Caribbean Cooking Tip

Caribbean cooking is typically on the spicier side and made with fresh, bright ingredients.