• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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  • Summary

    Orange Cranberry Cake - this vintage cake recipe perfect for the holidays! Made from scratch and loaded with dried cranberries, orange zest, and pecans. Makes a great homemade gift too! Butter, sugar, eggs, flour, buttermilk, baking soda, salt, pecans, dried cranberries, and orange zest. Top the warm cake with a quick orange glaze and cool. Can substitute chopped dates for the cranberries. This cake is seriously DELICIOUS! #cake #cranberry #orange #fruitcake #thanksgiving #christmas

    Ingredients

    • 3/4 cup butter, softened
    • 1 cup sugar
    • 3 eggs
    • 3 cups all-purpose flour
    • 1 tsp. salt
    • 1 cup buttermilk
    • 1-1/2 tsp baking soda
    • 1 tsp. vanilla
    • 1 cup chopped pecans
    • 1-1/2 cups dried cranberries
    • zest of 2 oranges
    • 3/4 cup sugar
    • juice of 1-1/2 oranges
    • 2 Tbsp orange zest

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 5228 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 175 g 269.34%
    • Saturated Fat: 61 g 302.6%
    • Trans Fat: 3 g %
    • Cholesterol: 264 mg 87.87%
    • Sodium: 5595 mg 233.13%
    • Calcium: 630 mg 63.01%
    • Potassium: 2176 mg 62.16%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 21 mg 117.17%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 857 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 37 g 149.16%
    • Sugar: 539 g
    • Protein: 72 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 27 g
    • Vitamin A 95.9%
    • Vitamin C 489.75%
    • Vitamin D 0.61%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat33
    • Exchange - Fruit12
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk1
    • Exchange - Other Carbs24
    • Exchange - Starch19
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total23 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit5 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total9 oz-eq

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