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BIG sis Recipe: Pear Cake

1 Oct

Pears are in season….and they taste soo delicious….

So my mom and I were looking to make a cake that incorporates pears in it….and I came across this wonderful recipe…

It turned out wonderful….. just the perfect homemade cake….

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1 3/4 cups flour
1 tsp baking soda
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/4 tsp salt
1/2 cup butter, room temperature
1 cup sugar
3 large eggs
1/4 cup maple syrup
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 tsp nutmeg
1 cup buttermilk
2 cups diced, peeled pears
3/4 cup  chopped walnuts



-whisk together flour, baking soda, baking power and salt

-In another bowl, cream together butter and sugar

-Beat in eggs one at a time, followed by maple syrup, vanilla extract and nutmeg

-then alternately add the flour and buttermilk, and stir, just until no streaks remain

-add pears and walnuts, mix

-pour in greased tube pan, and bake until a toothpick comes out clean