Basic White Cake Mix

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Recipe by Momma Kari

This is a basic cake mixture to use for any white cake. I found it on Smockity Frocks when searching for a funfetti recipe for my kids' birthday cakes. The original recipe didn't include baking time and temperature. HAPPY BAKING! I grabbed my baking time from

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Sift together flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar.
  3. Cut in shortening until fine crumbs are formed.
  4. Add eggs, milk, and vanilla.
  5. Beat at low speed for 1 minute, then high for 2 minutes, scraping the bowl frequently.
  6. TIP: Egg whites may be beaten separately before adding to mix for a lighter cake.

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