Silver Cake MMB

1
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

How to Make Silver Cake MMB

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.

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About Silver Cake MMB

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