LADY BALTIMORE CAKE

Eddie Jordan

By
@EDWARDCARL

Once you try this cake I think you will try it again and again. It's tops.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
Makes one 9 inch layer cake
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Convection Oven

Ingredients

2-2/3 c
sifted cake flour
1 1/2 c
sugar
4 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
salt
2/3 c
vegetable shortening
1 1/4 c
milk
1 tsp
vanilla
4
egg whites

Step-By-Step

1Grease bottom of two 9+1 1/2 round layer cake pans and line the pans with wax paper. Grease and flour the paper.
2Combine flour,sugar, baking powder, salt, shortening, 3/4 cups of milk and the vanilla in a large bowl.
3Beat at low speed with electric mixer until blended, then beat at high speed for 2 minutes. Add the remaining 1/2 cup of milk and the egg whites,
4Continue beating at high speed 2 minutes longer, scraping down side of bowl often. Pour the cake batter into the prepared pans.
5Bake in 350 degree oven for 30 minutes, or until cake tests done.
6Cool layers in pans on wire racks for 10 minutes, loosen around edges with a knife : turn out onto wire racks and remove waxed paper.
7Cool completely, fill and frost as desired. Makes one 9 inch double-layer cake.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American