Light As a Feather Cake

Recipe by Chilicat
READY IN: 1hr 5mins
SERVES: 12
YIELD: 1 cake
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Separate eggs, placing whites in a large mixing bowl. Sprinkle cream of tartar on egg whites and beat on high until soft peaks form.
  • Slowly add in 1/2 cup of the sugar until whites are stiff but not dry.
  • In a medium sized bowl, sift flour, sugar, salt, and baking powder together.
  • Make a well in the sifted ingredients and add oil, egg yolks, water, and extract. Beat until smooth.
  • Fold egg yolk mixture gradually into beaten egg whites. Pour batter into ungreased angel food cake pan.
  • Bake at 350F for 45 min or until cake is golden and springs back when touched.with a finger. Cool upside down by balancing the inside ring of the pan on a bottle or funnel (if your pan doesn't have cooling legs).
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