Silver Cake MMB

Melanie B

By
@MelBelle

jackpot!!! I found Mama's recipe for a super white- white cake. I have made and eaten this many times in the past. Mama wrote out the recipe for me awhile back I just now found it.


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Serves:
10-12
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
shortening
1 1/2 c
sugar
2 1/4 c
sifted cake flour (sift first then measure)
3 tsp
baking powder
3/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
milk
1/2 c
cold water
1 tsp
pure vanilla extract
1/2 tsp
almond extract
4
egg whites beaten stiffly

Step-By-Step

1Cream shortening. Gradually add sugar.

2Sift flour with baking powder and salt 3 times.

3Add alternately (in thirds) with milk, water, and extracts. Beat well after each addition, ending with the flour mixture.

4Fold in egg whites that have been beaten to stiff peaks.

5Bake in 2 greased and floured 9" layer cake pans in a moderately hot oven of 375 F for 25-30 minutes or until done.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Hashtag: #white cake