Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Tasty Tuesday: Jimmy Carter Cake

Looking for a dessert to make your Valentine? This is a rich and delicious dessert that looks like you've spent hours making it when in reality you spent maybe 20 minutes- and it's sure to be a hit!

Jimmy Carter Cake

Crumble Together & press in bottom of 9x13 baking dish. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 min.:
1 cup flour
1 stick butter (softened)
2/3 cup crushed peanuts

Cream Together:
1/2 cup peanut butter
8 oz. confectioners sugar
8 oz. cream cheese
3 tbsp. milk

Fold in:
1 cup Cool Whip (use 8 oz. container- will use remainder below)

Spread over cooled crust. Then mix:
1 small box instant vanilla pudding
1 small box instant chocolate pudding
3 cups milk

Spread over cream cheese mixture. Top with remaining Cool Whip. May sprinkle with crushed peanuts or chocolate shavings.
Chill and serve!

For other recipe ideas, check out Balancing Beauty and Bedlam's Tasty Tuesday, Blessed with Grace's Tempt my Tummy Tuesday,and All the Small Stuff's Tuesday's at the Table.


  1. Looks delicious! I'm host next Sunday. I may have to make this!

  2. This sounds so yummy! And I love how easy it is too. I'm going to give this one a try. I'm sure it will be a hit in my house :)
    Stopping by from Tasty Tuesday.

  3. The way to my husband's heart is through his stomach...as long as it's with peanut butter and chocolate...thanks for sharing this recipe!


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