Christams Yum-Yum Cake

Submitted by:

Preparation time:
Cooking time:

Difficulty: Easy - for beginners


1 cup butter or margarine
2 cups sugar
3 eggs
3 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
1 cup sour milk
1 cup Peach Preserves
1 bottle Maraschino cherries and juice
1 cup raisins
1 (8 oz) package dates. Chopped
2 cups pecan


Place cherries, raisins, dates, and nuts in bowl and dust with flour, set aside. Cream butter and sugar well. Add eggs and beat thoroughly. Add dry ingredients alternating with milk, preserves and cherry juice. Fold in cherries, raisins, dates and nuts. Pour into four 8” layer pans which have been greased and floured. Bake at 3000 for about 30 minutes or until done. Cool and ice and fill with Peach icing recipe.


Spotted a problem?
Did you submit this recipe?
Do you want to make a change?
Send a message via Facebook.