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7-up Cake Recipes

Updated on November 3, 2015
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Growing up in North Louisiana and now living in the southern part, Yvonne has many great country, Cajun and New Orleans recipes to share.


Bake It Up with 7-Up

7-Up Cake has been popular since the 1950s when adding the lemon-lime soft drink instead of water to a mix was said to make the cake "light and airy". In the early 1980s the 7-Up pound cake baked in a bundt pan became popular. Any of the 7up cake recipes also make excellent cupcakes. We have included easy recipes for all three of the popular types of 7-Up cake and links to many other variations of the tasty "un-cola" cake, plus recipes for pineapple butter frosting and orange and apricot sauce.

Besides many 7up cake recipes, you'll also find the history of the drink, 7-Up, and some photos of vintage signs, posters and other 7up products that will send you on a trip down memory lane. We hope you enjoy these recipes and memories.

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There are 3 different types of 7-Up Cake

A pound cake usually baked in a Bundt pan that is made from scratch,

a sheet cake made from a mix and

a 3-layer torte, that is also made from a mix

7up Lemon Lime Drink

Here are plenty of cans of 7up for cakes and to enjoy.

Many of the recipes are for bundt cakes. This storage box will keep your cake fresh and it's also good for transporting the cake to holiday affairs.

Nordic Ware Deluxe Bundt Cake Keeper
Nordic Ware Deluxe Bundt Cake Keeper

Here's a handy cake storage box made for a bundt cake.


History of the 7-up Cake

Reference: Food Time Line Organization

Information about the history of the 7-up Cake with some of the recipes came from


"Now here's a request that really fizzed. Sally Garber of Deerfield Beach asked our readers to come up with a recipe for 7-Up cake with pineapple frosting. We received 72 replies. Apparently, there are 3 versions of 7-Up cake: A pound cake, baked in a Bundt pan, that is made from scratch; a sheet cake made from a mix; and a 3-layer torte, also made from a mix."

The pineapple frosting comes in many versions. Usually, the topping for the pound cake recipe is a sprinkling of powdered sugar on this rich cake, or maybe a light glaze. The sheet cake or the 3-layer recipe often has a pineapple frosting, however some recipes called for a cooked frosting while others use a butter cream type. Some recipes add chopped pecans along with the pineapple; most also added coconut. And while most recipes called for the frosting to be spread on a cooled cake, some specified that the frosting be spread while the cake was warm.

Why would you add 7-Up to a recipe? According to a quote, from a cookbook published by The Seven-Up Co. in 1957: "Make a cake with the contents of a packaged mix, using 7-Up instead of the liquid in the recipe. You'll be amazed at how light and airy your cake is." Here are some of the delicious recipes for this easy to make cake.

This unusual recipe dates back to 1959:

"In the following recipe, dried apricots are cooked in 7-Up soft drink, for the brown sugar sauce. The natural lemon-lime flavor of 7-Up is used as the liquid ingredient.

Reference: "Please Your Family This Week With An Apricot Up-Side Down Cake," Daily Defender (Chicago), February 17, 1959 (p. 40)


  • Apricot Sauce Ingredients:
  • 1 7 -oz bottle 7-Up
  • 1 cup dried apricots
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • **************************************************
  • Cake Batter Ingredients:
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 1/4 cups sifted cake flour
  • 2 12 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 7 -ounce bottle 7-Up
  • 3 egg whites


  1. Sauce:
  2. Simmer 7-Up with apricots 20 minutes. Stir in butter and brown sugar and continue cooking to melt butter. Spread sauce over the bottom of a 9 by 12 by 2 inch baking pan.
  3. Cake batter:
  4. Cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Sift flour, baking powder and alt together and stir in alternately with 7-Up. Beat egg whites until stiff and fold them in to the batter. Pour batter over sauce in baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit, 45 minutes. Invert and serve up-side down.
Cast your vote for Apricot Up-Side Down 7up Cake

7Up Pound Cake Recipe

This recipe for 7up pound cake is quite involved. Mary Jane Altman of West Palm Beach wrote the first recipe. She says, "It's a little extra effort, but it's worth it". Some similar recipes emphasized that it is important to beat the butter for a full 20 minutes. They also said the cake improves if baked a day before you plan to serve it, and keeps well frozen.

The Pineapple Butter Frosting can be used on other versions of the cake, too.

Prep time: 20 min
Cook time: 1 hour 25 min
Ready in: 1 hour 45 min
Yields: 25


  • 3 sticks of butter (margarine will not do)
  • 3 cups sugar
  • 5 eggs
  • 3 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons lemon extract
  • 3/4 cup 7-Up


  1. Cream butter and sugar for 20 minutes. Add the eggs, one at a time. Gradually add the flour and beat well, then add lemon extract and 7-Up. Bake 1 1/4 hours at 325 degrees in a well oiled Bundt pan. Cool 8 to 10 minutes, then dust with powdered sugar. While most of the pound cake recipes didn't call for a frosting, Louise Gotti of Port St. Lucie frosts hers with this:
  3. 1/2 cup butter
  4. 3 cups confectioners' sugar
  5. 1/3 cup crushed pineapple with juice
  6. Cream butter. Add remaining ingredients and continue creaming until mixture is well blended and fluffy.

What a cute customizable postcard that would make a nice invitation to a birthday party or other celebration.

Lemon Cake Postcard on Zazzle


Aunt Eleanor's Tropical Cake Recipe - From a Mix

This is Steffan's recipe for 7-Up cake that begins with a packaged mix. Other similar recipes called for a yellow or a lemon cake mix in place of the pineapple, and lemon or vanilla pudding in place of the pineapple pudding. Pat Krenick of Goulds uses an orange cake mix and lemon pudding. Some cooks bake this in a 9-by-13-inch pan; others in three round pans.

Prep time: 20 min
Cook time: 1 hour 10 min
Ready in: 1 hour 30 min
Yields: 25


  • 1 package Pineapple Supreme cake mix
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/3 cup oil
  • 1 small package instant pineapple pudding
  • 10 ounces 7-Up


  1. Mix all ingredients together and beat at medium speed of electric mixer for two minutes. Pour into greased and floured 8- inch cake pans or 13-by-9-inch pan. Bake 25 to 30 minutes in a 350-degree oven. Note: the baking time varies greatly from recipe to recipe; some call for 40 to 45 minutes of baking.
  3. 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  4. 1/4 cup butter
  5. 2 eggs
  6. 1 small can flaked coconut
  7. 1 small can crushed pineapple
  8. Beat together sugar, eggs and butter until smooth, then stir in coconut and pineapple. Frost on cooled cake.
  9. This recipe for a cooked frosting comes from Krenick, who says the 7-Up cake with this frosting always is requested for family birthdays and special occasions. She got her recipe from friends in Arkansas:
  11. 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  12. 1/2 stick butter
  13. 2 tablespoons flour
  14. 2 eggs
  15. 1 small can crushed pineapple in heavy syrup
  16. Note: some recipes call for the exact same ingredients, except a large can of pineapple.
  17. Mix ingredients together and cook until thick and transparent. Remove from stove and add 1 cup coconut. When cool, fill and frost cake. Finally, just to be sure we've had the last word on 7-Up cake, here's a recipe from Bedell that will really top it all:
  18. 7-UP ICING
  19. 2 egg whites
  20. 3 tablespoons 7-Up
  21. 1 cup granulated sugar
  22. 1/4 tablespoon cream of tartar
  23. Put all ingredients in the top of a double boiler over boiling water. Upper pan should not touch surface of water. Beat with rotary beater until stiff enough to stand in peaks, (about 5 minutes)."
  24. ---"AMERICA IS TURNING 7-UP CAKE," Linda Cicero, Miami Herald, August 5, 1982

Quote from a 1957 Seven-Up Company Cookbook

"Make a cake with the contents of a packaged mix, using 7-Up instead of the liquid in the recipe. You'll be amazed at how light and airy your cake is."


7 Up Pound Cake - Louisiana Recipe - Circa 1983

This is the recipe that we used in both north and south Louisiana. I found copies of it in Pots, Pans, and Pioneers III, Councils of Louisiana Chapter #24 Telephone Pioneers of America Cookbook and also New Orleans Public Service Middle South Utilities System Newsletter.


  • 1 1/2 cup butter
  • 3 cup sugar
  • 5 eggs
  • 3 cups flour
  • 2 Tablespoon lemon extract
  • 3/4 cup 7-Up


  1. Cream sugar and butter together; beat until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well. Add flour. Add lemon extract and 7-Up. Pour batter into well greased and floured bundt pan. Bake at 325 degrees F for 1 to 1 1/4 hours. (Mattie M. Johnson, Ouachita Council, Monroe, LA; Betty Beatty, Caddo Council, Minden, LA).


Some of the early sheet cake recipes use a pineapple icing. Some are cooked and some are the butter cream type of icing.

Most of the bundt recipes use a sprinkling of powdered sugar or a light glaze.


7 Up Cake with Orange Sauce Recipe - Another Variation

Here is another version of the delicious 7-up Cake, but with an orange sauce instead of the traditional lemon.

Prep time: 20 min
Cook time: 1 hour 25 min
Ready in: 1 hour 45 min
Yields: 25


  • 1 c. butter
  • softened
  • 1/2 c. shortening
  • 3 c. sugar
  • 5 eggs (at room temperature)
  • 3 c. flour
  • sifted 3 times
  • 3/4 c. 7 Up
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp. butternut flavoring


  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
  2. Cream butter, shortening, and sugar together. Add eggs, one at a time, and beat well. Add sifted flour and 7 Up (alternately), beating well. Add vanilla extract and butternut flavoring. Mix well. Pour into greased bundt pan or angel food tube pan and bake for 1 hour and 15 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center of cake comes out clean.
  3. Let the cake completely cool before serving.
  5. 2 c. powdered sugar
  6. 1/4 c. orange juice (more or less)
  7. Put powdered sugar in a saucepan. Add enough orange juice to make a paste. Heat the mixture until the powdered sugar dissolves and the paste becomes more of a sauce. Add a little more orange juice, if needed.
  8. Pour a tablespoon or so of warm Orange Sauce over each slice of cake right before serving or put the orange sauce in a heat resistant pitcher and let everyone pour the sauce over their slice of cake themselves.
  9. Recipe from: Fun Vista

7-up Cupcakes

Use any of the recipes above, but instead of pouring the batter into a cake pan, pour it into muffin tins lined with cupcake papers. Bake in a pre-heated 350 degree F oven for 20-25 minutes or until toothpick stuck in the middle, comes out clean. Cool and frost with the icing of your choice.

Baking Utensils on Amazon

7up cakes can be baked in a bundt cake pan, an angel food cake pan or a regular flat cake pan. The bundt style with orange sauce is a great one to do for a party or other celebration. Here are a few of the baking utensils that you may need.

Green Goddess Apron


Perfect Apron for Baking 7-up Cake

You'll be a kitchen goddess in this Green Goddess apron from Flirty Aprons. This green garden paisley print is the perfect accessory for baking or for anything you are whipping up in the kitchen. Flirty aprons are not your run-of-the-mill apron. Treat yourself to one!

Check out all the other great styles at Flirty Aprons.

Cake Cookbooks on Amazon

If you like to bake cakes from scatch, here is a great selection of cake cookbooks.

More great cake recipe books.

The Cake Bible
The Cake Bible

A multitude of mouth-watering cake recipes here.


1970's Un-Cola Commercial

Fresh Up With 7 up 1960 Ad Print

Bring back the memories of times gone by with this 7up print.

History of 7-up

Reference: Inventors

Source: The History of 7up

Charles Leiper Grigg

By Mary Bellis

The soft drink, 7up, was invented by Charles Leiper Grigg (originally of Price's Branch, Missouri). When he was an adult, Grigg moved to St. Louis, where he was first introduced to the carbonated beverage business.

By 1919, when he was working for Vess Jones, Grigg invented and marketed his first soft drink called "Whistle".

After a disagreement with management, Charles Grigg quit his job (relinquishing his rights to "Whistle") and started working for the Warner Jenkinson Company, where he developed flavoring agents for soft drinks. While there, he invented a second orange flavored soft drink called called "Howdy". He eventually moved on from the Warner Jenkinson Co.and took his soft drink "Howdy" with him.

Along with financier Edmund G. Ridgway, Grigg went on to form the Howdy Company. But his soft drinks could not stand up to "Orange Crush", which soon dominated the market for orange sodas.

In 1929, Charles Grigg decided to focus on lemon-lime flavors and and by October of that year, he had invented a new drink called, "Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Sodas".

The name was quickly changed to " 7 Up Lithiated Lemon-Lime" and then again quickly changed to just plain 7up.

7up merged with "Dr Pepper" in 1986.

7up on eBay

Ebay often has 7up memorabilia. Check back often to see what is available.

7up Cake won FIRST PLACE - Home for the Holidays Contest in the Holiday Cooking category, December, 2008.

© 2008 Yvonne L. B.

Do you have a 7-up Cake recipe?

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      Margie Lynn 17 months ago from Beautiful Texas Hill Country

      I have not made one in a long time, I have a recipe for one in a hub. I will be trying one of your recipes soon. Thanks!

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      ashleydpenn 4 years ago

      I'd never even heard of adding soda to a cake before. I think I'm going to have to experiment.

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      Ramona 4 years ago from Arkansas

      Nice Lens. I've never tried any of these 7-up cakes before. I'm not much of a baker but, I think I could do one of these!

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      PaigSr 4 years ago from State of Confussion

      I don't have a recipe unless you count what is on this page. Thanks.

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      I have been told of using frozen peaches, a cake mix and poour 7up over the top, but don't know the amounts. Anyone else do this and what are the amounts?

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      Margot_C 5 years ago

      Crisp and clean with no caffeine. Amazing how you remember marketing slogans for years and years. I had no idea 7-up could be used to make a cake, let alone anything else. Great lens.

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      waihou 5 years ago

      I love this recipe!

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      loveanime22 5 years ago

      don't have 7-up cake recipe

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      Ramona 5 years ago from Arkansas

      Never had 7-up cake. I think I will try your pound cake recipe since my husband loves pound cake.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      I love 7-up but I newer thought of making a cake out of it. Thank you for sharing.

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      dellgirl 5 years ago

      Yes, I have one - somewhere. These are so delicious. Congratulations on making the TOP PERFORMERS: Best of Food & Cooking page. ~Blessed by a SquidAngel~

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      dellgirl 5 years ago

      Yes, I have one - somewhere. These are so delicious. Congratulations on making the TOP PERFORMERS: Best of Food & Cooking page. ~Blessed by a SquidAngel~

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      pheonix76 5 years ago from WNY

      Sounds really tasty! I would like to try one of these recipes, although I don't like baking with butter, it just might be worth it. Thanks for sharing!

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      poorwendy lm 5 years ago

      Now I do. I'll spend one weekend trying these out.

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      belinda342 5 years ago

      My next cake will feature 7-up. I can't believe I hadn't heard of this before. Thank you!

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      GeekGirl1 5 years ago

      Thanks for sharing your delicious sounding recipes.

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      JoshK47 5 years ago

      This sounds positively delicious - blessed by a SquidAngel!

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      ShoppingWithMonty 5 years ago

      No! I've never even tried a 7-Up Cake, but I really like the sound of your 7-Up Cake with Orange Sauce recipe....YUM!

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      biggking lm 5 years ago

      do they have one for dr pepper

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      looniestlove lm 5 years ago

      we never tried this before, but it seems that it is worth a try, the recipes looks very easy and delicious, thanks for giving us this great lens and for giving us a great idea on how to use 7-up in cooking...great lens

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      BestRatedStuff 5 years ago

      Never did, now I have yours :) Delightful idea, recipes look good, should give my baking daughter.

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      KateHonebrink 5 years ago

      Who needs mine when there's so many of yours?!

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      MelonyVaughan 5 years ago

      Wonderful recipes - thanks for sharing!

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      TTMall 5 years ago

      Thanks for sharing these great resources.

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      justDawn1 5 years ago

      I did years ago, but lost it :( Thanks for sharing yours! :)

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      Pam Irie 5 years ago from Land of Aloha

      Now I do. :)

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      @BobZau: Its a very delicious recipe

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      This is a new one on me, 7up recipes?

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      Linda Hahn 6 years ago from California

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      Bob Zau 6 years ago

      This is news to me, I'd have never thought to use 7-up in a cake. Will have to give it a try

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      Rhythmgame 6 years ago

      I love the burping bunnies!

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      TopToysForKids 6 years ago

      7-up cake is so good...I don't have a recipe, but whenever I went to my Grammy's house, she always had some made....I'll have to see if my mom has her recipe....

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      three rexer 6 years ago

      wooo yami

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      My aunt, Mary, started making a 7-up cake for my birthday when I was about 12 years old. It became my favorite. Now, I'll be 43 in two weeks and still love it. Of course, I have to make it for myself since Aunt Mary lives about 1800 miles from me. But, I will enjoy it with the memories of the birthdays she made better for me.

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      theSEOmama 6 years ago

      Hmm, never tried a soda, or 7-up recipe. Not even sure if I've ever tasted one, but I've always been curious. Maybe I'll try one of these recipes out soon!

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      queen2010 6 years ago

      I like reading all you recipe because I love cooking a lot

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      This is the first time I've ever heard of using 7-up in a cake and it sound delicious. I'm going to give it a try to let my family be the testers.

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      seosmm 6 years ago

      Good info and very nice lens!

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      Mary Beth Granger 6 years ago from O'Fallon, Missouri, USA

      Happy Thanksgiving to you Blessed.

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      Renaissance Woman 6 years ago from Colorado

      7-up in recipes is new to me. I will definitely try one or more of these recipes. Thanks!

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      Gayle Dowell 6 years ago from Kansas

      Now I've never used 7-Up in a cake recipe before. I'll have to try this. Happy Thanksgiving and a squid angel blessing too!

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      Heather Burns 6 years ago from Wexford, Ireland

      Yummy! Happy Thanksgiving!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      I really enjoyed this lens. Very informative. Thanks for sharing. Squid-liked!

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      BestToysReviews 6 years ago

      I don't have any 7-up cake recipe. I didn't even know you can make one with it

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      BestToysReviews 6 years ago

      I don't have any 7-up cake recipe. I didn't even know you can make one with it

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      Shari O'Leary 6 years ago from Minnesota

      Don't have my own recipe. A few of these look quite awesome though. Great lens!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      don't have a recipe, just a big fan on eating it! earned a 'thumbs up' from me.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      &-up cake is one of my favorites, When we have a Bake sale at my church , I bake about 3,,,,,,,, I use swan cake flour ,,,,,,, this cake is the best ever, everyone loves, doesn't need any frosting at all,

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      Wendy Leanne 6 years ago from Texas

      I've never had 7-up cake before, though I've known about it for years. Around here Coca-Cola cake recipes are more popular. You created a super nice lens that looks great, has a ton of information, and features really nifty products (I really like that apron).

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      ArtformTheHeart 6 years ago

      I have never heard of this before but will definitely have to give your recipes a try!!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      How cool is this? Thanks for sharing these recipes, I am saving them to try. I can't wait to share this bit of tasty history.

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      Lenskeeper 6 years ago

      These recipes look great. I'm especially going to try to pineapple frosting!

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      LeopoldBlatt 6 years ago

      What a great idea for a cake! The recipe might be as old as I am but I had never heard of it before. I will give it a go.

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      anaamhussain 6 years ago

      Wow I have never heard of 7up cake before.Must try this. Great lens :)

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      RecipePublishing 6 years ago

      So cute.

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      unqedomain 6 years ago

      Thank you for sharing the 7-up secret for the cake , I will try it.

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      RecipePublishing 6 years ago

      This is such a nice lens!

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      ultimapalabra 6 years ago

      Interesting! I only tried baking with Coke yet.

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      laki2lav 6 years ago

      I never tried any of those cakes. But they look very good.

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      The Great Conve 6 years ago

      I haven't had one of these in YEARS. Thank you so much!

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      mnewhall lm 6 years ago

      Great lens. How about some DIET 7-Up recipes??

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      AsianMarketplace 6 years ago

      I wouldn't know there are 7-up recipes before visiting your lens. Now i know

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      CherisSweetShoppe 6 years ago

      These are great summer recipes=p

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      Tracy Smith 6 years ago from Maryville, TN

      Sounds yummy. I'll have to give these a try.

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      kimbesa 6 years ago from USA

      Classy...I love these cakes. Thanks!

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      bames24 lm 6 years ago

      I will definitely try the 7-up pound cake for sure :) great lens

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      ellagis 6 years ago

      what an unusual series of receipes! I'll try them, or... I'll make a mess in my kitchen :D

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      Linda Hahn 6 years ago from California

      Yes I do, a true kitchen disaster. Hold for lensrolling - Rainbow Cake.

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      Yvonne L. B. 6 years ago from Covington, LA

      @QuinnWolf LM: I think that any clear lemon-lime type carbonated "un-cola" should work. Thanks for the comment.

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      QuinnWolf LM 6 years ago

      Never heard of this recipe but will have to give it a tray as I love 7-up. I wonder if it would be possible to substiture Mountain Dew for 7-up.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Love your pound cake recipe, it is different.

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      UKGhostwriter 6 years ago

      Brilliant! - well done!

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      promotional-coupons-codes 6 years ago

      I have never heard of soda cake but definitely going to try once

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      Robert T Gasperson 6 years ago from South Carolina

      Mmmmmm. These sound so good. I made a lens about what you can do with coke zero. There is a great cake recipe using Coke zero. Who knew soda could be so useful.

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      ludyshubs 6 years ago

      I had never heard of 7-up cakes. I will try! Thank you for the recipes.

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      mattseefood lm 6 years ago

      Really interesting! We usually put some 7-up in some pork stew dishes :) Works great as a sweetener!

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      careermom 6 years ago

      Brings back childhood memories. My mom made them for family reunions

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      @ljm63: just wanted to let you know that the 7 - up cake is the best ever, I make several for my church when we have our bake sale , it is a winner ,,, as a matter of fact I have 3 to make today for our bake sale tomorrow,

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      @ljm63: just wanted to let you know that the 7 - up cake is the best ever, I make several for my church when we have our bake sale , it is a winner ,,, as a matter of fact I have 3 to make today for our bake sale tomorrow,

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      ljm63 6 years ago

      I will definitely try one! I've heard of them, but never had one, now I will!

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      Philippians468 6 years ago

      wow i never knew we could use 7-up to substitute water! the commercial is hilarious! cheers

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      Positivevibestechnician 6 years ago

      I have never heard of using 7up as a substitute that's why i love reading these lenses!!

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      tssfacts 6 years ago

      I haven't had one of these in ages. You have made me want to go and bake one right now!. Great job. Blessed by a SquidAngel. Happy St. Paddy's Day.

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      DogToys LM 7 years ago

      Never heard of this before.

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      jackieb99 7 years ago

      No, but I'm going to try yours!

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      xenoc 7 years ago

      love to try it..must be tasty..thanks for the recipe..

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      jojokaya lm 7 years ago

      I would love to try 7-up cake recipes. Thanks for sharing

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      photofk3 7 years ago

      I love 7-up. I would love to try a 7-up cake recipe, too.

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      anonymous 7 years ago

      I know this is probably a silly question, but when it says flour is that all purpose or self rising? I can never figure that out!

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      Sharon Berry 7 years ago from Michigan

      I love all the recipes and can't wait to try the pineapple frosting. Great lens.

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      Yvonne L. B. 7 years ago from Covington, LA

      @anonymous: You're welcome!

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      Yvonne L. B. 7 years ago from Covington, LA

      @miaponzo: I don't see why not. Try it and see how it tastes. You'll have to figure out the conversion on the sugar vs stevia.

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      Yvonne L. B. 7 years ago from Covington, LA

      @JVandewalker LM: I think any carbonated lemon-lime flavored soft drink would work.

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      miaponzo 7 years ago

      Can we use Stevia and diet 7 up instead?

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      JVandewalker LM 7 years ago

      Does 7-up even exist anymore? I can never find it in my area. Not even at wal-mart. Can you substitute sprite instead?

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      anonymous 7 years ago

      A very big and I mean BIG mistake was made when 7 UP changed their formula for original 7 UP. It was bad enough when Coke tried to come up with their formula change and produced Pepsi in a Coke can. What a disaster that was and then 7 UP went and changed their formula. Now you have Sprite in a 7 UP can. Can you bring back original 7 UP and call it 7 UP Classic. 7 UP cakes and Gin and 7 UP drinks would taste much better. Thanks for letting me thump my chest and get it out in the open. Jerry L. Bird Charleston SC. 843-769-6217...... ;>)~

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      slackira 7 years ago

      Amazing lens. I had never before heard of a &-up cake.

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      TheCountrySignS 7 years ago

      I can't wait to try these recipes. I have never made a 7-up cake before. Thanks for all of the great recipes.

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      Sami4u LM 7 years ago


      Great 7-up Recipes Blessed :)

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      anonymous 7 years ago

      I never knew there were so much 7-up recipes, I do not know if I am going to try them out? Great job on the lens. Very green, Looove it!