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Cherry Cream Cheese Brunch Cake

Prep Time:
25 min

Cook Time:
1 Hr 10 Min

Servings:
8 Servings

Difficulty:
Easy

Prep Time:
25 min

Cook Time:
1 Hr 10 Min

Servings:
8 Servings

Difficulty:
Easy

INGREDIENTS

  • baking spray with flour
  • 2 1/4 C. all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 C. sugar
  • 1/2 C. Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 1/4 C. butter, softened
  • 1/2 tsp. Clabber Girl® Baking Powder
  • 1/2 tsp. Clabber Girl® Baking Soda
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 3/4 C. sour cream
  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 tsp. Spice Islands® Pure Almond Extract
  • FILLING
  • 1 (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese
  • 1/4 C. sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. Spice Islands® Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 (21 oz.) can cherry pie filling
  • 1/2 C. sliced almonds

DIRECTIONS

  1. HEAT oven to 350ºF. Coat a 9-inch springform pan with baking spray. Combine flour, sugar, shortening and butter in large bowl. Beat with electric mixer on medium speed until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Reserve 3/4 C. crumb mixture for topping.

  2. BLEND Clabber Girl® Baking Powder, Clabber Girl® Baking Soda and salt into remaining crumb mixture. Add sour cream, egg and Spice Islands® Pure Almond Extract, beating at medium speed until well blended. Spread batter in bottom and 1 inch up sides of prepared pan.

  3. For Filling: BEAT cream cheese and sugar in medium bowl with electric mixer on medium speed until smooth. Add egg, beating just until blended. Spread over cake batter.

  4. SPOON cherry pie filling evenly over entire surface. Combine reserved crumb mixture and almonds. Sprinkle evenly over cherry layer.

  5. BAKE 60 to 65 minutes or until edges are a deep golden brown. Cool on wire rack 15 minutes. Remove sides from pan; cool completely on wire rack.

Nutrition

Serving size
(1 slice, 1/10 of cake)

  • Calories 570
  • Calories from Fat260g
  • Total Fat 29g
  • Saturated Fat 9g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
  • Monounsaturated Fat 0g
  • Cholesterol 65mg
  • Sodium 230mg
  • Potassium 0mg
  • Total Carbohydrates 70g
  • Dietary Fiber 2g
  • Sugars 26g
  • Protein 7g
  • Vitamin A 0%
  • Vitamin C 0%
  • Vitamin D 0%
  • Calcium 0%
  • Thiamin 0%
  • Niacin 0%
  • Zinc 0%
  • Riboflavin 0%
  • Iron 0%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet