Easy Mix Cake

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by HallFamilyFarm, Dec 26, 2011.

  1. HallFamilyFarm

    HallFamilyFarm PA ETL#195

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    Title: Easy Mix Cake

    Description:
    Long time family favorite. This recipe was provided by the Pet Milk Company for Home Economics Class in high schools in the 1950's.

    Ingredients:
    3 c. flour
    2 c. sugar
    4 tea baking powder
    1 tea salt
    1 c. Crisco
    1 1/3 c. milk
    2 tea vanilla
    4 eggs

    Directions:
    In a large bowl add flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, crisco, milk, vanilla. Beat hard 2 minutes with mixer. Add eggs and beat hard for 2 minutes more. Grease and flour 8"x12" long cake pan. Pour cake mix into pan. Bake 350 for 40 min. or untill done. This is wonderful without frosting. Can serve warm with or without butter. My children loves this made into cup cakes. Can add a drop of food coloring into each cup cake and let the children stir with a tooth pick making a marbled effect. Can add chopped pecans into the cup cake batter. Wonderful rainy day activity for the little ones. My children would stand around the oven waiting for this special treet.


    Number Of Servings:

    Preparation Time:20 min

    This recipe was rewritten by my mother several years ago.
     
  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Thanks!!! [​IMG]
     
  3. BettyR

    BettyR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a pound cake recipe that is similar to this and it is very good.
     

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