Monday, April 20, 2009

Make Something Monday: Texas Sheet Sheath Cake

Yesterday was my birthday and I requested a Texas Sheet Cake. Now my friend, Claire, who was born & raised in Texas tells us that it's a Texas Sheath Cake, not sheet cake. Anyway, I wanted one. So today I read out the recipe that I found at Recipezaar to Eric as he prepared it. This cake is amazingly easy and quick to make. We did the recipe without any nuts (although I would have preferred them!) and Eric only used 1 stick of butter instead of 2, but it turned out GREAT! See how happy I am? (I am pictured in new clothes we bought for me this weekend!)Here is a pic of the cake and a link to the recipe: You can make the entire thing in well under an hour!! w00t!

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  1. Did your sister bake it for you?
    How nice!

    You should post this on S&B.

  2. Happy Birthday to you!!!

    You look fabulous, hope your day was wonderful. That cake is awesome by the way, I make the PW's and it looks pretty similar.

    I may just make it this PM:)

  3. I love Texas Sheet cake! It looks delicious!

  4. Yummy! I bet it would have been good with nuts, too.

  5. Pretty shirt! Cake looks great too! Happy late birthday!!! (Maison's b-day was yesterday too!)

  6. Beautiful picture, love the new clothes!

    Yup so not making this I would eat the whole thing myself ... LOL

  7. LOVE the new outfit..
    The cake looks yummy
    Have a great week..

  8. So sorry that I did not have the MSM up today. I have been extremely overwhelmed with going back to work and it quite honestly slipped my mind!! I'll be back in the swing of things next Monday!

  9. That does look really good. It looks similar to the chocolate cake that I grew up with whenever we celebrated birthdays. I hope you had a wonderful birthday!

  10. Hope you had a great birthday! That cake looks delish--I always thought it was "sheet" too!

  11. Happy Happy Birthday.. well, I know that is belated now.. but still. I am sending some happy birthday wishes your way! :)

  12. better late than never! looks yum


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