Angel Food Cake
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 30
  • 2 cups egg whites (12 eggs)
  • 1 1/2 t cream of tartar
  • 1/4 t salt
  • 1 t vanilla
  • 1 t almond extract
  • 1 cup + 2 T cake flour, sifted 5 times with 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 c sugar
DIRECTIONS
  1. Beat eggs until foaming. Add cream of tartar, salt, vanilla and almond extract and beat until peaks form but not dry. Add sugar slowly (turning mixer down). Remove beaters and fold in flour with wire whip. Put into angel food cake pan and bake at 375F for 30 minutes. Let cool and frost or serve with strawberries and whipped cream.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Thanks, Irene. Delicious with tons of sugar buttery icing or fruit and homemade whipped cream. A Boettcher family favorite, especially for Bill. -Sarah