Dans Favorite Silky Peanut Butter Cake Recipe

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  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Grease or spray bottoms only of two 8 or 9 inch pans.
  3. In large bowl, beat cake mix, water 1/2 cup peanut butter, and eggs on low speed for 30 seconds, then on medium speed for 2 minutes, scraping bowl often.
  4. Pour into pans.
  5. Bake 31 to 36 minutes. Cool 10 minutes. Run knife around sides of pan to loosen cake, then place cake on cooling rack. Cool compleately, about 1 hour.
  6. In a 2 qt. sacepan, melt 1/4 cup butter over medium heat, stir in brown sugar. Heat to boiling, boil and stir 30 seconds. Remove from heat. Refrigerate uncovered for 10 minutes.
  7. In a chilled bowl, beat whipping cream on high speed until soft peaks form; set aside. In another bowl, beat 1/2 cup peanut butter and the brown sugar mixture on medium speed until smooth and creamy. Add whipped cream to peanut butter mixture, and beat until smooth.
  8. Split each cake layer horizontally. Fill each layer with about 2/3 cups peanut butter mixture to within 1/2 of cake. Put cake layers together.
  9. Frost cake with chocolate frosting. If desired, press chopped peanuts onto sides and top of cake.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 367.18 Kcal (1537 kJ)
Calories from fat 306.78 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 34.09g 52%
Cholesterol 87.83mg 29%
Sodium 122.23mg 5%
Potassium 299.69mg 6%
Total Carbs 9.21g 3%
Sugars 2.66g 11%
Dietary Fiber 2.4g 10%
Protein 10.37g 21%
Vitamin C 0.1mg 0%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 5%
Iron 1.4mg 8%
Calcium 45.1mg 5%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 350.63 Kcal (1468 kJ)
Calories from fat 292.95 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 32.55g 52%
Cholesterol 83.88mg 29%
Sodium 116.72mg 5%
Potassium 286.18mg 6%
Total Carbs 8.79g 3%
Sugars 2.54g 11%
Dietary Fiber 2.29g 10%
Protein 9.91g 21%
Vitamin C 0.1mg 0%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 5%
Iron 1.3mg 8%
Calcium 43.1mg 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 9.7
  • 11

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium

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