Friday, November 13, 2009

Sunset ride and Pear Cake....

Wednesday night hubby and I went for a sunset ride on the motorcycle...
the Trinity River is still way up from all the rain we was a beautiful
night...not too cold...just right.....

Pear Cake

3 c. flour
2 c. sugar
1 1/2 tsp. soda
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1/2 tsp. cloves
1/2 tsp. nutmeg
1 tsp. salt
Mix above ingredients in a large bowl and add:
1 1/2 c. oil
3 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
Mix well and add:
3 c. diced pears
1 c. pecans, chopped

Bake in well greased and floured tube pan for 1 hour at 350. May substitute appler for pears and walnuts for pecans.


Loretta said...

Hi Deb,
The pear cake sounds delicious. I'm growing tired af apple recipies and this is a nice change! Have a great day! Hugs, Loretta

Karen said...

Your pear cake sounds delicious. Maybe once I get this kitchen completed I'll be able to make it.
You asked me how I was hanging in there with the redo. Pretty good! Thank goodness we are going to the deer lease this weekend where we have a duplex out there. At least there won't be any dust and paint fumes. And I can cook. We are actually getting tired of eating out. (Never thought that could happen! lol)
Enjoying your pictures!
Have a great weekend.
Karen - the "other" ladybug
Ladybug Creek

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Hi Deb,
Your Pear Cake sounds yummy! Thanks for sharing and have yourself a great weekend.


Deb said...

We have had some great weather, haven't we? The pear cake sounds yummy.

Tanna said...

Weather has been perfect for a sunset ride!! And, the pear cake sounds yummy.

Ana said...

Hi Deb,
Great pictures. Thank you for sharing your recipes. I love to try new recipes! Have a wonderful weekend.


Happy To Be/ Gl♥ria said...

Beautiful photos fun to be able to still ride...I have a ducati 900 and haven't been on it in years, still runs sitting in my barn now...Wally and I use to love to ride and find out of the way places in the mountains sighs...Hope you have a great weekend my friend...Hugs and smiles Gl♥ria

Unknown said...

Beautiful pictures from your ride, I really like the sunset ones! It's getting to cold here is Colorado to ride much now.
The Pear Cake looks great for a holiday treat!

Janie said...

Beautiful sunset and lights on the water. The pear cake looks really good.

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