Beer cake with beer sauce recipe with Janie

Janie's Beer Cake & Beer Sauce Recipe "Let them Drink Cake"

Beer Cake Ingredients

3 ¾ cups all purpose flour

1 teaspoon baking soda

2 teaspoons baking powder

¼ teaspoon salt

2 cups sugar

4 eggs

¼ cup honey

½ cup beer


Preheat oven to 325 F. Grease a 9 x 13 sheet cake pan or any shape you would like.

Combine flour, baking soda, baking powder, and salt; set aside. In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugars. Add eggs one at a time. Mix in honey.

Mix in flour mixture and beer in three alternating additions. Bake 40 to 45 minutes.

Beer Sauce Ingredients

½ cup salted butter

3 ½ cups confectioners' sugar

2 tablespoons honey

3 tablespoons beer


Cream butter with about 1/3 of the confectioners' sugar. Mix in beer and the rest of the sugar in alternating additions, beating until smooth and creamy. Stir in honey.

Make your own homemade beer cake & beer sauce for your Labor Day celebration. Or if you don't have that much time on your hands you can make the beer sauce and serve it with a Janie's Plain Jane Pound Cake. "Let them Drink Cake!"

Janie's Cakes

308 East Front St

Tyler, TX 75702