A buttery sponge cake base is topped with a sweetened cream cheese mix. It's a very rich cake, with the topping tasting similar to cheesecake. Serve on its own or with fresh berries.
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You have to understand that true Philadelphia buttercake, bought on the boulevard in the northeast section of Philly, is gooey and very sweet-you should try it with a can or pie filling cherries on it-almost as good as the bakery version! - 08 Nov 2009 (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)
I made this for a family picnic and there wasn't any leftovers one of my uncles who is extremely picky had quite a few pieces and compelmented me tons I think this will become a regular at family parties. - 29 Oct 2001 (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)
Almost as good as the originals from the bakery! - 04 Jan 2001 (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)