Salted caramel Kentucky butter cake

*What you will need


°3 cups / 13 1/2 ounces flour (all purpose)

°2 cups sugar (granulated)

°1 teaspoon of salt

°1 teaspoon baking powder

°1/2 teaspoon baking soda

°1 cup buttermilk or fermented milk

°1 cup butter (room temperature)

°2 teaspoons vanilla

°4 large eggs+sauce

°3/4 cup sugar

°1/3 cup butter

°3 tablespoons of water

°2 teaspoons vanilla


*How to do it


Preheat oven 325°F .

Generously greased & flour a 12-c Bundt pan or 10-inch tube pan.In large bowl, combine flour, 2 cups sugar, salt, baking powder and club soda, buttermilk, 1 cup butter, 2 teaspoons vanilla and eggs; beat on low speed until moistened.

Increase mixer speed to medium and beat for about 3 more minutes. Spoon batter to cake pan also spreading evenly.

Bake the cake in the preheated oven for 55 to 65 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

Meanwhile, in a small saucepan over low heat, combine the 3/4 cup sugar, 1/3 cup butter, 3 tablespoons water and 2 teaspoons vanilla; cook, stirring, until butter is melted.  Do not bring blend to  boil.

Remove the cake to a wire rack and, while still in the pan, pierce with a fork or skewer. Pour the hot butter sauce over the hot cake.

Let the cake stand for 5 to 10 minutes, or until the sauce is absorbed, then carefully invert it onto a cake plate.


Enjoy !

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