Seven Layer Cake Recipe

Try out this simple recipe for Seven Layer Cake - a perfect treat for kids and adults alike. It's sure to become popular with your guests!
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Summary

Preparation Time5 MinCooking Time45 Min
Ready In50 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings6
CuisineCourse
MethodDish
Main IngredientInterest Group

Ingredients

 Eggs6 , separated
 Sugar1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
 Lemon juice2 Tablespoon
 Flour3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs), sifted
 Cornstarch1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 315 Calories from Fat 46

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 5 g7.9%

Saturated Fat 1.6 g7.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg

Sodium 232.4 mg9.7%

Total Carbohydrates 60 g20%

Dietary Fiber 0.5 g2%

Sugars 42.2 g

Protein 8 g15.9%

Vitamin A 4.9% Vitamin C 3.8%

Calcium 3% Iron 9.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Directions

Getting Ready
1. Preheat oven to 450°F.
2. Grease and line two or three 8 inch round ans with wax paper.

Making

3. Beat egg yolks until thick and lemon-colored.
4. Add sugar gradually, beating constantly with a rotary beater; add 1 table- spoon lemon juice.
5. Sift in dry ingredients alternately with remaining lemon juice, beating until smooth.
6. Fold in stiffly beaten egg whites.
7. Spread a few tablespoonfuls of the batter in each the pans.
8. Bake in a very hot oven about 5 minutes, or until lightly browned.
9. Turn out on racks to cool.
10. Remove paper.
11. Repeat baking process until all the batter is used and 7
layers are baked.
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