The story goes, as handed down from mother to daughter over the years, that this cake is made with ingredients they kept on hand, so when a housewife got wind that the preacher was coming to visit, she was good to go and whipped up this handy, dandy Preacher Cake. I’m wondering if the preacher got really tired of being fed the same cake all the time!
This recipe has been around forever and there are many, many versions of it. I’m sure many of you can find a version of it in your treasured family recipe files as it was a staple in many households.
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