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

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

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