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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 97.8
  • Total Fat: 0.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 14.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 21.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.4 g
  • Protein: 2.4 g

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Featherlight Cake

Submitted by: JO_JO_BA

Introduction

Another good ol' classic, this one is a light lemon tube cake from my paternal grandma (who never baked as long as I could remember). All I've changed is the wording to make it a bit easier to understand. I've yet to try this out at home, if you do, please share your results! Another good ol' classic, this one is a light lemon tube cake from my paternal grandma (who never baked as long as I could remember). All I've changed is the wording to make it a bit easier to understand. I've yet to try this out at home, if you do, please share your results!
Number of Servings: 12

Ingredients

    1 1/3 cup cake flour
    2 1/2 tsp baking powder
    1/4 tsp salt
    2/3 cup superfine sugar
    2/3 cup hot water
    1/2 tbsp vanilla
    2 tbsp grated lemon zest
    3 egg whites, room temperature

Directions

Preheat oven to 350F.
Sift flour with baking powder, salt, and half the sugar.
Add boiling water slowly and whip until smooth with a hand mixer.
Beat in vanilla and lemon zest.
Beat egg whites until beginning to peak.
Add remaining sugar to egg whites beat until thick, smooth and stiff.
Fold gently into the batter.
Pour into a lightly greased and sugared tube pan.
Bake 25 - 30 minutes.
Invert to cool completely.

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user JO_JO_BA.






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