ABE LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY CAKE

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Eddie Jordan

By
@EDWARDCARL

This is a amazing cake to make for ol Abe's Birthday coming up

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Convection Oven

Ingredients

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  • 1 c
    butter
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 3 c
    flour
  • 3 tsp
    baking powder
  • 6
    egg whites
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    chopped almonds
  • BOILED ICING

  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 1 tsp
    white vinegar
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • ·
    almonds for garnish

How to Make ABE LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY CAKE

Step-by-Step

  1. Cream butter well, add sugar and cream again
  2. Sift flour and baking powder together.
  3. Add to butter and sugar mixture, mixing alternately with milk. Stir in the chopped almonds and beat well
  4. Fold in the stiffly beaten egg whites.
  5. Pour into a well greased paper lined pan and bake one (1 ) hour in a 350 degree oven.
  6. Ice with boiled icing to which you have added half cup of candied pineapple and cherries, cut into very small pieces.
  7. BOILED ICING
  8. Combine first 3 ingredients in a heavy sauce pan. Stir until sugar is dissolved
  9. Cover, bring to a boil and cook 3 minutes.
  10. Uncover and let boil to soft ball stage.
  11. Beat egg whites and i tbsp cold water until stiff
  12. Add hot syrup and vanilla gradually.
  13. Beat until icing stands in soft peaks, put on cake. Top with candied pineapple for Abe and cherries for George.

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About ABE LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY CAKE

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat, Kosher, Soy Free
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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