Skip to Content

Holiday Gift Cake (VRP 034)

Share Your Love of Vintage Recipes!!!

Holiday Gift Cake

Holiday Gift Cake

Holiday Gift Cake Recipe Card Front

Front of the recipe card for Holiday Gift Cake.

Holiday Gift Cake

Holiday Gift Cake Recipe Card Back

Back of the recipe card for Holiday Gift Cake.

Vintage Recipe Box 034

There are lots of fun recipes to read in the box this recipe for Holiday Gift Cake was with.

Click here to read the history of VRP034 – Lot of Recipes with no box and click here to view all the VRP034 Vintage Recipe Box Recipes

More Vintage Recipes

We have lots of recipes on the site that may be of interest to you.

Use the links below to view other recipes similar to this Holiday Gift Cake recipe.

Recipe Box and Cards

Start your own recipe box or your family or friends. Click here to view New and Vintage Recipe Boxes.

Once you have your recipe boxes, you will need recipe cards. Click here to view Recipe Cards and Templates.

Want to protect your recipe cards from splats and splatters in the kitchen? Click here to view Recipe Card Protectors and Sleeves.

Vintage Kitchen Tools and Dishes

I love vintage dishes and kitchenware. 

On the weekends I can often be found in a thrift store poking through the shelves to find vintage treasures to use as props for our photography for the site.

Click here to view Vintage Kitchenware on Etsy.

Vintage Cookbooks

Every once and a while you can find a good cookbook with Vintage Recipes on Amazon. I don’t have any recommendations as I haven’t bought any as I prefer the handwritten recipes that you see on our site.

You can always find treasures on sites that sell used items such as Vintage Cookbooks on eBay and Vintage Cookbooks on Etsy

Vintage Recipe Project on Social Media

We would love to interact with you about our vintage recipes. 

Join us on your favorite social media platform by clicking the links below.

Holiday Gift Cake Recipe

If you make this Holiday Gift Cake recipe, please share your photos and comments below!

Holiday Gift Cake

Holiday Gift Cake

Cook Time: 2 hours 5 minutes
Total Time: 2 hours 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • 8 ounce cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup oleo (margarine)
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 1/4 cups sifted cake flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 3/4 cup Maraschino cherries, chopped and well drained
  • 1/2 cup pecans, finely chopped

Glaze

  • 1 1/2 cups 10x sugar (confectioners sugar)
  • 2 tablespoons milk

Garnish

  • 1/2 cup Maraschino cherries, chopped and well drained
  • 1/2 cup pecans, finely chopped

Instructions

  1. Preheat over to 325 degrees
  2. Thoroughly blend the softened cream cheese, oleo, sugar, and vanilla
  3. Add the eggs, one at a time mixing well after each addition
  4. Gradually add 2 cups flour, sifted with baking powder
  5. Combine remaining flour with cherries and 1/2 cup of nuts
  6. Fold into batter
  7. Grease 10" bundt pan
  8. Bake at 325 degrees for 1 hour and 25 minutes
  9. Cool for 5 minutes and remove from oven
  10. Glaze with mixture of 1 1/2 cups 10x sugar (confectioners sugar) and 2 tablespoons milk
  11. Garnish with cherries and pecans

Holiday Gift Cake

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

VintageRecipeProject.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

Read our Privacy and Affiliate Policy.

Skip to Recipe