Bird Suet Cakes

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by mitzisami

Birds love these cakes all winter. Watch they WILL melt in sun's heat.

Top Review by Lucky in Bayview

This was fun to make and held together really well. From what I can tell, the birdies give it 5 stars! Thanks for posting the recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt lard and peanut butter, in microwave oven about 3 minutes, stirring each minute; then add in all other ingredients and mix together.
  2. Scrape into flat pan (9-13), cool in refrigerator until hard.
  3. Cut to desired size and wrap in plastic wrap or foil.
  4. Refrigerate until ready to use.
  5. Place in small mesh bag (old produce bags work) and hang where birds can reach.
  6. Watch that other critters cannot get to it.

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