Sunshine Cake No. 1

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Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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Ingredients

  • 6 eggs
  • A pinch of salt added to the eggs before beating
  • teaspoon cream of tartar
  • cup flour
  • 1 cup sugar
  • ½ lemon, or
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla

Method

Sift, measure and set aside flour and sugar; then sift flour four times; separate the eggs; beat yolks to a very stiff froth; whip whites to foam, add cream of tartar, and whip until very stiff-add sugar to the yolks and beat; then add the beaten whites, gradually, and flavoring, then fold in flour lightly. Put in moderate oven at once, in ungreased pan; will bake in thirty to forty-five minutes. Invert to cool.