Simple White Cake

Simple White Cake

Ready in 50 minutes
74 review(s) averaging 4.3. 76% would make again

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Great to make with kids, especially as cupcakes. Very simple and easy.

"I love this cake! It's very easy, and tastes amazing! I have made it three or four times now and will continue making it because my whole family loves them and requests my 'special cupcakes' very often. Thanks for the great recipe!"


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1 cup Granulated Sugar
1/2 cup Butter
2 Eggs
2 tsps vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
1 3/4 tsps baking powder
1/2 cup milk

Original recipe makes 12



Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 9x9 pan or line muffin pan with paper liners. In medium bowl, cream togehter the sugar and butter. Beat in the eggs, one at a time, then stir in the vanilla. Combine the flour and baking powder, add to the creamed mixture and mix well. Finally stir in the milk until batter is smooth. Pour or spoon batter into the prepared pan. Bake for 30 to 40 minutes in preheated oven. For cupcakes bake 20 to 25 minutes. Cake is done when it springs back to the touch.


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cupcakes before frosting

cupcakes with messy frosting



Take out bowls and divide batter and each bowl get 1/2 teaspoon of each of food dye of your choice

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Good cake ... easy to make.... sturdy for big cakes and wedding cakes. BUT.. got very dry after 2 days
jschouppe78s3r5 2 weeks ago

lovebuge 3 months ago

The was simple enough for my school aged grandsons and I to make. Unfortunately, no one found this cake tasty enough to want seconds.
hemmed45 4 months ago

MinikaYorke 4 months ago

This cake is really dense.
jennifer_dvorak 5 months ago

I'm sorry, I just can't eat this without thinking of Django and Dr. King Schultz.
dionnemay 5 months ago

Tricia2003 7 months ago

gosavi 7 months ago

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