3 cup all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups sugar
1 teaspoon cinnamon
3 eggs, beaten
3/4 cup vegetable oil
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
8 oz. crushed pineapple
1 cup pecans, chopped
1 3/4 cup bananas, mashed
cream cheese frosting (see below)
1/2 cup pecans, chopped
Combine the flour, baking soda, salt, sugar, and cinnamon in a large bowl.
Add eggs and oil, stirring until dry ingredients are moistened. Do not beat.
Stir in vanilla, pineapple, pecans and bananas. Pour batter into 3 greased and floured 9 inch pans.
Bake at 350 degrees F for 25 to 30 minutes or until a wooden toothpick comes out clean.
Cool in pans for 10 minutes; remove from pans and let cool on wire racks.
Stir 1/2 cup of pecans in cream cheese frosting or reserve them for the top and the sides.
Cream Cheese Frosting
4 oz. butter
8 oz. cream cheese
1 lb. powdered sugar
Blend softened cheese and margarine in mixer. Blend and whip in the sugar.
Easy 30 Minute Meals
Not just entrees, these are complete meals that take 30 minutes from the kitchen to the table ... without sacrificing great taste!