ABE LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY CAKE

Eddie Jordan Recipe

By Eddie Jordan EDWARDCARL

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


Recipe Rating:
 2 Ratings
Prep Time:

Ingredients

1 c
butter
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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
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Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter well, add sugar and cream again
2
Sift flour and baking powder together.
3
Add to butter and sugar mixture, mixing alternately with milk. Stir in the chopped almonds and beat well
4
Fold in the stiffly beaten egg whites.
5
Pour into a well greased paper lined pan and bake one (1 ) hour in a 350 degree oven.
6
Ice with boiled icing to which you have added half cup of candied pineapple and cherries, cut into very small pieces.
7
BOILED ICING
8
Combine first 3 ingredients in a heavy sauce pan. Stir until sugar is dissolved
9
Cover, bring to a boil and cook 3 minutes.
10
Uncover and let boil to soft ball stage.
11
Beat egg whites and i tbsp cold water until stiff
12
Add hot syrup and vanilla gradually.
13
Beat 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
Other Tag: Quick & Easy