Grandma's HOMEMADE VANILLA CAKE WITH CREAM CHEESE ICING

About: I am disabled and can't be on my feet for very long so I only do what I can. I am kind of just starting to really get into woodworking. I have been making hillbilly smoking pipes and walking sticks and canes...

1. Soften 2 sticks butter

1 3/4 c. sugar

3 c. flour

2 tsp. baking powder

4 eggs (separate)

1 tsp. vanilla

1 1/2 c. milk

a small pinch of cinnamon

2.Beat yolks, sugar and butter and cinnamon

3. Add flour, milk, baking powder and vanilla.

4. Beat egg whites slightly. Add pinch of salt.

5. Turn into other bowl. Mix.

6. Pour mix in flour and greased square aluminum pan.

7. Bake in a preheated 350°F oven until done, 40-50 minutes.

CREAM CHEESE ICING:

8. 1 stick butter, softened

1 (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese, softened

1 (1 lb.) box (2 c.) powdered sugar

1 tsp. vanilla

9. Beat cheese and butter and gradually add powdered sugar. Add vanilla and food coloring, if desired.

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    lisagd

    3 years ago

    Sounds good, but how is this considered cooking for one?

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    bizzycrafterlisagd

    Reply 3 years ago

    It has cream cheese frosting. Why would you want to share??

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    bigbrute2022005lisagd

    Reply 3 years ago

    If you have a growing teenager then yeah it's for one lol. Thanks for posting