Swedish Nut Cake Recipe with Pecan Cream Cheese Frosting
This Swedish Nut Cake recipe is a old vintage recipe I have been hanging on to for a few years. I knew the holiday baking season would be the best time to share it.
I am a collector of old vintage recipes. I collect old vintage cook books and recipe binders.
Occasionally I hit the mother load and find a very old recipe box stuffed full of old recipes.
Some of the vintage recipes are clipped from old magazines. Some are clipped from news papers.
Scan of old handwritten vintage Swedish Nut Cake recipe
Sometimes I get lucky and find an old hand written vintage recipe.
I love when I find old handwritten vintage recipes!
One of my all time favorite hand written vintage recipes is a vintage Hungarian dessert recipe for Zserbo Szelet,
Watch the How to Make Swedish Nut Cake Video below
Swedish Nut Cake recipe, Preachers Cake recipe and Hawaiian Wedding Cake recipe
While I was trying to do some research to find out how old this Swedish Nut Cake recipe might be I learned a surprising thing. I don’t think this Swedish Nut Cake recipe is an old vintage Swedish cake recipe as I assumed.
I found the same Swedish Nut Cake recipe called by a couple of other names.
It looks like my old vintage Swedish Nut Cake recipe is also known as Preachers Cake recipe, Pineapple Nut Cake recipe and Hawaiian Wedding cake recipe.
No matter what you decide to call this delicious old fashioned sheet cake recipe you should make is as soon as possible!.
The crushed pineapple makes it moist and tender. The chopped pecans add a lovely texture to the Swedish Nut Cake and to the Pecan Cream Cheese frosting it is topped with.
Homemade Pecan Cream Cheese Frosting for Swedish Nut Cake recipe
You spread the sweet and nutty homemade Pecan Cream Cheese Frosting on the Swedish Nut Cake while it is still warm and it soaks in to the top layer of the nut cake almost turning the creamy cream cheese frosting into a glaze.
Watch the Pecan Cream Cheese Frosting recipe video below
How To Make Swedish Nut Cake recipe
Swedish Nut Cake Recipe Ingredients
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 2 cups granulated sugar
- 2 teaspoons baking soda
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 2 large eggs
- 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract (I used my homemade vanilla extract)
- 20 oz can of crushed pineapple, undrained
- 1/2 cup pecans, chopped
- 8 oz cream cheese, softened
- 1 stick of butter, softened
- 1 3/4 cup of powdered sugar sifted
- 1 teaspoon of pure vanilla extract (I used my homemade vanilla extract)
- 1/2 cup pecans, chopped