Posted by AnonymousThis won a Blue Ribbon at a County Fair. Frost with cream cheese icing, the tangy frosting brings out the blend of fruits and nuts in the cake.
Hummingbird Cake IV
- 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 cups white sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 1/4 cups vegetable oil 3 eggs 1 (8 ounce) can crushed pineapple with juice 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3/4 cup chopped pecans 1/4 cup chopped black walnuts 2/3 cup mashed bananas
1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour three 9-inch round cake pans.
2 Combine the flour, sugar, salt, ground cinnamon and baking soda. Add the oil and well-beaten eggs, stir by hand, until moistened. Stir in the vanilla, pineapple, nuts and bananas.