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Recipe: Peanut Butter Cake

Pacific Islands, Vanuatu
45 minutes

Materials & Procedures


  1. 2 c flour
  2. 1 c sugar
  3. 2 tsp. baking powder
  4. ½ tsp. baking soda
  5. ¼ tsp. milk or coconut milk
  6. ½ c peanut butter
  7. 2 eggs
  8. ¼ c butter


  1. Grease a saucepan and set it aside.
  2. In a large bowl mix together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  3. Add milk, peanut butter, eggs, and butter. Beat together until combined. Then beat it some more, scraping the bowl frequently.
  4. Spoon batter into the saucepan, spreading out evenly.
  5. Bake about 30 minutes or until an inserted toothpick (or a small piece of wood) comes out clean.

About the Author

Suzanne Meltemal

This recipe was submitted to World Wise Schools by Suzanne Meltemal, Resource Center Assistant, Peace Corps/Vanuatu.

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