Cherry Angel Food Cake - Homemade

Total Time
1hr 10mins
20 mins
50 mins

A new twist to an old favorite! Cherries!

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  1. Drain cherries thoroughly.
  2. Add salt, cream of tartar, almond flavoring, and vanilla to egg whites.
  3. Beat until foamy but not stiff.
  4. Beat in sugar, 2 tablespoons at a time.
  5. Sift flour 3 times and fold into mixture.
  6. Pour a layer in the bottom of an ungreased cake pan.
  7. Sprinkle in 1/2 cherries.
  8. Add remaining batter and top with remaining cherries.
  9. Bake in the oven at 325° for 50 minutes.
  10. Invert and allow to hang until cake cools and pulls away from sides of pan.
  11. Use whipped cream as frosting and top with whole cherries.
Most Helpful

5 5

A delicious cake, easy to make and great for DH who cannot have any fat in hs idet. Thanks for sharing

5 5

Very yummy cake! Fairly easy to make, too. Everyone liked it!