Sunshine Cake

Sunshine Cake Recipe

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Mari Hulett


This recipe is so good. My mom wanted a lemon cake for her birthday and I found this recipe in my Grandmothers cookbook and decided to make it. It turned out perfect. Hope you enjoy!


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  • 2/3 c
  • 1 Tbsp
    grated orange peel
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    grated lemon peel
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 3
  • 2 1/2 c
    sifted cake flour
  • 2 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 3/4 tsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 3/4 c

How to Make Sunshine Cake


  1. Combine shortening, orange peel, and Lemon peel and mix well
  2. Add sugar gradually, cream till light and fluffy.
  3. Add eggs, 1 at a time and beat well after each.
  4. Sift together flour, baking powder, and salt; add to creamed mixture alternately with lemon juice, then milk, a small amount at a time.
  5. Beat after each addition until smooth. Bake at 375 degrees for 25 to 30 minutes. Then cool.

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