Kentucky Butter Cake Recipe

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Crazy moist and delicious Kentucky Butter Cake Recipe. A sweet, buttery cake coated with a sweet buttery sauce that soaks into the cake and leaves a sugary crust on the outside. What you get is a stunning, sweet, buttery, soft cake that is as perfect on its own as it is topped with strawberries and whipped cream!
Also try other cake recipe : Slutty Cheesecake Bars

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 75 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 35 minutes
Yield: serves 12




  • 1 cup butter, cubed at room temperature (I use and love Challenge Butter)
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 3 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup buttermilk

Butter Glaze

  • 1/3 cup butter
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla


Kentucky Butter Cake Recipe

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Store airtight at room temperature for up to 3 days

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