Birthday Cake

Birthday Cake

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"Here is a birthday cake, it is practical and at the same time it can be made fancy with Decorator Frosting (found on our site). One or more layers can be tinted by adding food coloring."

Ingredients 1 h 30 m {{adjustedServings}} servings 647 cals

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  • Calories:
  • 647 kcal
  • 32%
  • Fat:
  • 32.1 g
  • 49%
  • Carbs:
  • 81g
  • 26%
  • Protein:
  • 8.8 g
  • 18%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 220 mg
  • 73%
  • Sodium:
  • 517 mg
  • 21%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Grease and flour three 8 inch round pans.
  2. Sift flour before measuring; resift with salt and baking powder at least twice more.
  3. Beat egg yolks until very thick and pale - approximately 5 minutes with a mixer on high speed.
  4. In a large bowl, cream butter or margarine and sugar. Blend in eggs. Fold sifted mixture, alternately with milk, into creamed mixture. Stir in vanilla. Pour batter into prepared pans.
  5. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes, until cake springs back when touched. Cool in pans for 10 minutes. Turn out, and cool on wire rack. Frost with Decorator Frosting.
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AUDREYRW
10/20/2003

This is the worst cake I ever tasted. It tasted like cornbread. It was too salty and heavy. This is not a good recipe at all.

CAROLINELEZZA
10/21/2004

This is the single worst recipe I've ever gotten from this website - the recipes are usually great. The cake tasted like badly cooked pancakes.

MCZANNY
2/15/2003

Much too heavy and tasteless