Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 30 mins

For Burnt-sugar Cake, or any cake. Cook time is an estimation.


  1. Cook sugar, water to soft-ball stage (236º).
  2. Gradually add to whites, beating until mixture forms peaks.
  3. Frosts tops, sides of two 8-inch lager cake.
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This recipe just didn't work for me. I finally gave up and tossed it. Don't know if it was my fault or the recipe.