ABE LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY CAKE

Eddie Jordan

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@EDWARDCARL

This is a amazing cake to make for ol Abe's Birthday coming up


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Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Convection Oven

Ingredients

1 c
butter
1 c
sugar
1 c
milk
3 c
flour
3 tsp
baking powder
6
egg whites
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
chopped almonds

BOILED ICING

1 c
sugar
1/2 c
water
1 tsp
white vinegar
2
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla
almonds for garnish

Step-By-Step

1Cream butter well, add sugar and cream again

2Sift flour and baking powder together.

3Add to butter and sugar mixture, mixing alternately with milk. Stir in the chopped almonds and beat well

4Fold in the stiffly beaten egg whites.

5Pour into a well greased paper lined pan and bake one (1 ) hour in a 350 degree oven.

6Ice with boiled icing to which you have added half cup of candied pineapple and cherries, cut into very small pieces.

7BOILED ICING

8Combine first 3 ingredients in a heavy sauce pan. Stir until sugar is dissolved

9Cover, bring to a boil and cook 3 minutes.

10Uncover and let boil to soft ball stage.

11Beat egg whites and i tbsp cold water until stiff

12Add hot syrup and vanilla gradually.

13Beat until icing stands in soft peaks, put on cake. Top with candied pineapple for Abe and cherries for George.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Kosher, Soy Free
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy