Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Black History Month Essays
Heritage / Historical / Black History / Slavery / Biography
1/2 cup butter
1 cup sugar
2/3 cup milk
2 1/2 cups flour (sifted)
3 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Cream butter, add sugar gradually, blend well. Beat eggs well and add to butter and sugar mixture. Add milk to butter mixture a little at a time.
Mix sifted flour, salt, and baking powder, a little at a time, into the mixed wet ingredients.
Finally, add vanilla. Use two 9" x 12" buttered cake pans. Bake for 30 minutes at 375 degrees.
Traditional snacking cake says to sprinkle sugar on top of layers before baking, then slice into triangles and eat.
Non-traditionalists, can use your favorite frosting frosting and stack the layers for a more usual layer cake.