Angel Food Cake Recipe

Preparation info
  • Yield:


    tube cake
    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      50 min

Appears in
Baker Bettie's Better Baking Book

By Kristin Hoffman

Published 2022

  • About

Angel food cake is one of the simplest cakes to make. It is incredibly light and tender, as it is essentially just baked meringue with some cake flour folded in.


  • 300 grams ( cups) granulated sugar
  • 115 grams (1



  1. At least 30 minutes before baking, take the eggs out of the refrigerator and separate out the whites. Allow to come to room temperature.
  2. Position an oven rack to the center position. If making cupcakes, position oven racks in the top and bottom third of the oven. Preheat the oven to