Mix all ingredients except for pecans and 1 tbsp flour in a large bowl until completely combined.
In a separate bowl, mix pecans with 1 tbsp flour then fold into cake batter.
Pour into a greased and floured tube pan.
Bake for 55 - 60 minutes at 300 degrees or until done in the center.
Allow to cool and flip onto a plate.
Dust with powdered sugar if desired.