Colorado Cake Recipe

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Colorado Cake

Melissa Snow

By
@riley123

This cake is also called White Mountain cake. The trick is to heap on the frosting to represent the mountains of Colorado.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
butter
1 1/2 c
granulated sugar
2 1/2 c
cake flour, sifted
3 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1 c
milk
1 tsp
vanilla
4
egg whites

FROSTING:

4
egg whites
1/2 c
granulated sugar
chocolate curls (optional, but i think it makes the cake look better)

Step-By-Step

1Cream butter and sugar in an electric mixer. Combine dry ingredients in a medium bowl. Mix well.
2Fold dry ingredients into the cream mixture alternately with the milk and vanilla.
3Beat the egg whites until stiff and fold into mixture. Turn the batter into a greased and floured cake pan. Bake cake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes. Cool cake in the pan on a rack for 20 minutes. Invert onto rack.
4While the cake is baking prepare the frosting. Beat egg whites. Slowly add the sugar. When the frosting is glossy and cream...it's done!
5Once the cake has cooled, heap with the white fluffy frosting. Sprinkle with the chocolate curls.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes