Spiced Peanut Butter Swirl Cake

This P28 high protein recipe makes the perfect spiced peanut cake with a delectable frosting. Perfect for any cozy days inside.


Spice up your life! This swirl cake is perfect to munch on while you cuddle your lover in front of the fireplace. If you’re #ForeverAlone, the hints of peanut will hold you so you don’t have to cry yourself asleep.

Protein Powered by Our High Protein Peanut Spread

Cooking Time
45 Minutes

Oven Temperature
180°C / 350°F

4 servings


375 mL (1 ½ Cups) of All-purpose Flour
10 mL (2 tsp.) of Baking Powder
125 mL (1/2 Cup of Sugar
A Pinch of Salt
1 Egg, Beaten
180 mL (3/4 Cup) of Milk
60 mL (1/4 Cup) Melted Butter

For The Peanut Butter Swirl:

60 mL (1/4 Cup of Melted Butter)
30 mL (2 Tbsp.) of Brown Sugar
60 mL (1/4 Cup) of P28 Peanut Butter, Softened
10 mL (2 tsp.) of Cinnamon

For The Glaze:

125 mL (1/2 Cup) Icing Sugar
60 mL (1/4 Cup) Milk


In a bowl, combine the flour with baking powder, sugar, and salt.

In another bowl with a whisk, mix the egg with milk and melted butter.

Carefully combine the dry ingredients with the wet ingredients. Put aside.

In a small bowl, combine all of the ingredients for the peanut butter swirl.

Pour the cake batter into a parchment-lined 9-inch cake pan.

Drizzle the peanut butter swirl mixture into the cake mixture and, with the tip of a knife, make a swirl.

Cook in the center rack for 35 minutes.

While it cooks, mix the ingredients of the glaze.

While the cake is still warm, drizzle the glaze over the cake. Serve, and enjoy.