Layer Cake

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • ½ cup butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 5 eggs
  • cups flour
  • 2 oz. cornstarch
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder


Cream butter and sugar, add yolks; then cornstarch, baking powder and flour, vanilla, and lastly fold in the beaten whites. Bake in two layers in a moderate oven.