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This is a basic instruction for making my favorite cake " Angel Food cake".
 
 
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Step 1: Things you will need.

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First get all of your ingredients together. and pre-heat oven to 325
you will need 1 cup of cake flour
1 1/2 cups of sugar
10 eggs(at room temperature)
1 1/4 teaspoons of cream of tartar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
1/4 teaspoon almond extract
1/3 cup confectioner"s sugar,for top of cake

Step 2: Mix cake flour

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Mix cake flour 1 cup with 1/2 cup of sugar in a bowl,put aside.

Step 3: Step 3-egg white

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Separate egg whites from yolk ,it helps to do one egg at a time in a different bowl,in case you break the yolk.
you do not want yolk in your whites.
then throw away yolks.
In a mixing bowl add the egg whites from 10 eggs and beat on high speed,until they are stiff.
Slowly add the 1 1/4 teaspoons of cream of tartar and 1/4 teaspoon of salt continue beating for about one minute..

Step 4: Add rest of sugar

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Add rest of sugar 1 cup ,slowly while still mixing egg whites .
then remove bowl from mixer and stir in your 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract and 1/4 teaspoon of almond extract.

Step 5: Add flour mix

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Now get your cake flour 1cup that you mixed with 1/2 cup of sugar.
Slowly in 1/2 cup lots fold into egg white mix.

Step 6: Put in tube cake pan

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Put mix into a un-greased 10 tube pan or bunt cake pan
smooth top .
Put in pre-heated oven at 325 in middle of oven.
It will take 50 minutes to 55 minutes.
Take cake out of oven when it is nicely browned on top.

Step 7: Turn cooked cake up-side down

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Turn cooked cake up-side down on wire rack .
If cake does not un-mold use a spatula around the edges to loosen it.
Let cake cool for 45 minutes to one hour.

Step 8: Sift over cake

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Now lightly sift over your cake the confectioners sugar.
You can put a stencil over cake top first to make design,or just use all confectioners sugar on top.

Step 9: Slice and enjoy!!

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Looks yummy. I'd add sugared strawberries or some other kind of fruit when served.
Yeah I agree.... Looks yummy!

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lisaeloise (author)  bigwhitebear185 years ago
Hello,I use those when they are in season and also a dessert sauce (raspberry) yummy. thanks for looking
ajleece5 years ago
Hey, is it alright if I use this instructable for an assesment for ICT? I'm making a powerpoint.
lisaeloise (author)  ajleece5 years ago
yes ,that will be ok.
Oh my god, this stuff is frickin addictive!!!! thanks for the recipe!!!
compacho5 years ago
I'm no baking expert by any means, but 10 eggs seems like an awful lot for a cake.