Why is it called Pea Pickin cake?
In the Tennessee area during hog killing time and sausage and ham making events among farmers, this cake became known as pea pickx26#39;n cake. Farmers would get together and help out with this chore at each other farms and the ladies would provide a covered dish meal.
How long to bake cake?
Bake until the cakes are lightly golden on top and a toothpick inserted into the middle comes out clean, 30 to 35 minutes. Transfer to racks and let cool 10 minutes, then run a knife around the edge of the pans and turn the cakes out onto the racks to cool completely.
Is cake a food?
Cake is a form of sweet food made from flour, sugar, and other ingredients, that is usually baked.