Albino Dragonfly Cake

Cynthia Guptill

By
@wyndupdragonfly

I improved this recipe so, it has been edited. I have been looking for a good white cake recipe for a long time, I must have tried 8-10 different ones. Didn't like the texture or flavor, of this one or that one, and then there are the ones that fell or were too crumbly to even frost. So, I threw together one of my own. And it only took three tries to get it right. LOL


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1 c
real butter, softened
6
egg whites, unbeaten
3 c
cake flour
2 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
1 1/2 c
buttermilk or sour cream
1/2 tsp
clear vanilla
1 tsp
almond extract

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Grease and flour two 9 inch round pans. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2
In a large bowl, cream the butter and sugar "until fluffy", all the recipes say, but mine comes out curdled looking every time. Oh well it seems to work. ;)
3
Add egg whites and beat well
4
Add the flavorings to the buttermilk or the sour cream
5
Stir the flour, salt and baking soda together in a small bowl
6
Pour everything together in the large bowl with the butter, sugar, egg white mixture. Whisk smooth.
7
Pour batter into your prepared cake pans.
8
Bake at 350 degrees for 35-40 minutes, or until toothpick comes out clean.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #white, #moist, #buttermilk