LADY BALTIMORE CAKE

Eddie Jordan

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@EDWARDCARL

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


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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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Grease bottom of two 9+1 1/2 round layer cake pans and line the pans with wax paper. Grease and flour the paper.
2
Combine flour,sugar, baking powder, salt, shortening, 3/4 cups of milk and the vanilla in a large bowl.
3
Beat 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,
4
Continue beating at high speed 2 minutes longer, scraping down side of bowl often. Pour the cake batter into the prepared pans.
5
Bake in 350 degree oven for 30 minutes, or until cake tests done.
6
Cool layers in pans on wire racks for 10 minutes, loosen around edges with a knife : turn out onto wire racks and remove waxed paper.
7
Cool 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