Marble Cake Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Marble Cake

Phyllis R Pack

By
@kutahmama

I found this in Good Housekeeping Magazine in the 70's. It's been a favorite in my family since then. It's always a hit with company.


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Rating:

Serves:

12

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

55 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1 c
softened margarine (2 sticks)
3 c
cake flour - not self rising.
1 Tbsp
baking powder
1 1/2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 tsp
salt
4
eggs
1/4 c
cocoa
confectioners sugar for dusting
1 c
milk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
At low speed beat sugar and margarine until blended. Increase to high speed, beat until light and fluffy - about 10 minutes.
2
Reduce speed to low, add flour, milk, baking powder,vanilla, salt and eggs. Beat until well mixed. Increase to high speed mix 2 minutes more.
3
Measure cocoa and mix into 1 cup of batter plus 1 tb water. Mix well
4
Spoon half the batter into round tube pan. Spoon cocoa mix on top of batter. Spoon rest of the cake batter on top of the cocoa. Swirl knife through the cake batter to marbleize.
5
Bake 50-55 minutes, cool in pan on rack. Sprinkle top with confectioners sugar when cool.

About this Recipe

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