could I make 2, 6 inch inch rounds with this recipe?

I want to make a small layer cake for two.

Melt 5 tablespoons butter in a small saucepan set over medium heat.

Add in the vanilla and almond extract while creaming the butter.

In an electric mixer with the paddle attachment, cream the butter until smooth, about 2 minutes. Disolving the baking powder in the buttermilk (creating the foamy texture) before adding it to the batter gives the cake a lighter texture.

3. Full-fat is best; and low-fat is OK, but avoid nonfat – the cake's texture will suffer. I was just wondering if you meant unsalted butter? Enjoy the extra frosting on ice cream. Ingredients. Party. 2020 I've tinkered around with a bunch of recipes and found one I really like. To keep things neat, slip strips of parchment or waxed paper between cake and plate; frost the cake; and when the frosting is done oozing, gently tug the strips of paper out, taking the frosting with them and leaving a clean plate. Use it in fudge sauce and ganache. -Amanda. And pourable chocolate frosting, which sets to a fudge-like consistency, is the perfect complement.

She must not have seen it. It may be done sooner, so test it with a toothpick.

Stopping to scrape down the sides, add eggs one at a time. This easy cake recipe is made from scratch just like all my favorite cake recipes.

Pudding in the mix, huh? In a mixing bowl and a stand or hand mixer, beat butter and sugar on low until creamy. Well, THAT certainly sounds moist.

Spread frosting over cooled cake.

Divide the batter between the prepared cake pans and bake until done (a wooden skewer inserted in the cake should come out completely clean), 28 to 30 minutes.

Directions for: Yellow Cake with Chocolate Buttercream Frosting Ingredients Cake. Add 2 large eggs one at a time, beating well and scraping the bowl after each.

Our blend of natural and Dutch process cocoas features the bright, bold, "pure chocolate" flavor of natural cocoa; and the rich, mellow notes of Dutch-process. Laura, we're so sorry to hear this recipe didn't work out for you! Sift together the flour, baking powder and salt in a large bowl and set aside.


This looks AMAZING! It'll still taste just dandy, but it won't be nearly as pretty. And, you know what? Add the vanilla and mix to combine. Buttercream Frosting

Scrape the sides of the bowl, then mix 1 final time.

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Congrats!! Or simply run your finger around the edge of the cake and... c'mon, I KNOW that's what you're thinking! In reply to could I make 2, 6 inch inch rounds with this recipe?

In a small bowl sift together the powdered sugar and cocoa.

Split the cake into two rounds before frosting; fill with about 2 cups of your favorite pastry cream filling or vanilla pudding, and frost as directed. King Arthur Baking Company, Inc. All rights reserved. If not the pan, two other reasons a batter can overflow is if there are pockets of either leavener or sugar that aren't fully mixed in that wind up exploding from the heat of the oven. 2. One baker blends her South Asian heritage and American upbringing, 10 stunning pizzas from around the country.

Now, I wasn't after soggy-moist; "sodden" isn't an adjective I'd happily pair with "cake."

This WOULD be perfect for a potluck.

6 large eggs, at room temperature. Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

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A yellow cake, to be precise.

found at wine'd down wed. Have a great week:). I mean, we grow up believing that moistness is the single leading characteristic that distinguishes a so-so cake from one that's truly worthy of frosting and birthday candles. Tara, you could do that! Think you have what it takes?

Next, you're going to add 1 2/3 cups (7 ounces) King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour, and 1 cup plain or vanilla yogurt; low-fat is OK, but please don't use nonfat.

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Gradually add to the butter while beating on low until all is combined, stopping to scrape down sides of the bowl. After you've added the second egg, beat at high speed for 2 minutes; the batter will lighten in color and become fluffy. 1. Slice the cake, serve, and enjoy an absolutely classic American-style, moist yellow cake. My grandmother is the originator of this recipe, and she was always very adamant about only using baking powder.

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It was inedible when I returned. Set the cake onto a rack to cool completely before frosting.

In a liquid measuring cup, measure out buttermilk. These days, the leading national brands on your supermarket shelf include Betty Crocker's "SuperMoist®" cake, as well as Duncan Hines' "Moist Deluxe.". Add the chocolate mixture to the confectioners' sugar in the bowl; beat until smooth. It'll flow over the sides of the cake and pool a bit around the edge of the plate. For the buttercream frosting: Sift the powdered sugar and cocoa together in a large bowl and set aside. Set prepared pan aside. (Psst ... we wrote a whole blog post about it.). I wanted to take a bite of cake, and not immediately seek relief with a glass of milk. I wanted to let you know that I featured your cake on Tasty Tuesdays this week~

Thank you so much for linking up at Tasty Tuesdays! Hi Erin, just wanted to let you know that I included your recipe in a chocolate round-up on my blog today! A classic homemade Yellow Cake recipe with chocolate frosting and step-by-step photos and directions for how to make the cake and frosting from scratch!.

Enjoy! Quickly pour the hot frosting atop the cake.

Use it in cake and cookies. Corus Lifestyle. Classic Yellow Cake with Chocolate Frosting, Our Recipe of the Year, your creative spins, Producing an open crumb in sourdough bread, The classic Cubano gets a pizza treatment. I did,however have some happy chickens that evening!

This looks like a great old-fashioned recipe. Go with your preference. Heating it over a water bath may be the gentlest way to make it a liquid again. I want to …, This cake is very dry and tasteless, I would not recommend usin…, I’m guessing this recipe would make a dozen cupcakes? With a triple dose of ginger, this bundt cake recipe from Anna Olson will fill your house with a sweet and warming scent that screams holiday-time. Lightly grease a 9" round cake pan that's at least 2" deep; for extra protection against sticking, line the pan with parchment, and grease the parchment. Hope your dad gets to enjoy it soon. To make the frosting: Sift 2 1/2 cups confectioners' sugar into a bowl.

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Visiting from Saturday Night Fever. It looks delicious and I would love to make tonight but with a sleeping baby I cant go to the store to get the flour.. :(, Sure, you could definitely use all purpose flour. 1 cup unsalted butter, softened plus more for greasing pan. Add the cream, vanilla and salt, scrape the sides and beat until fluffy, 2 to 3 minutes. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Warning: must be served with a class of cold milk! Preheat the oven to 350°F.

I love to blog about recipes great for gatherings. Pour batter into the prepared pan and evenly smooth with a spatula.

Thanks for linking up such an incredible recipe to the weekend re-Treat link party! 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon almond extract

Enjoy! Yours looks especially delicious with the yummy chocolate frosting. 3. Britni @ Play. 1 tablespoon vanilla extract

I’d probably use a basic buttercream for the frosting though....I did make this cake a few weeks ago, and it was great when it was fresh. Thanks.

In an electric mixer, mix the butter and granulated sugar on high speed until fluffy. Hi Mary - I actually use salted butter, as I prefer the flavor.

Note that you need to work quickly once you add the hot butter mixture to the confectioners' sugar. Thus, my quest for the past year or so: bake a perfectly moist cake. Happy baking! Hi Peggy, it sounds like the pan was a different size than what we used. In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, and salt. King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour, could I make 2, 6 inch inch rounds with this recipe? 2. Add the rest of the mixture and mix again. PJ Hamel grew up in New England, graduated from Brown University, and was a Maine journalist before joining King Arthur Flour in 1990. Maybe it's simply the way most of us are brought up – me included. ~Erin.

Can the frosting be made ahead and gently reheated for pouring?


, Hi, Marianne.

We're sorry to hear about the mess! If you dub around, though, and let it cool, you're going to be applying frosting to cake with a spatula.

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I followed this recipe exactly and the batter overflowed all over my oven. Can you clarify please? Kim, I know so many people that LOVE the yellow cake, with Chocolate Frosting combo.

We'd guess that you'll want to check the cake for doneness at around the 25 minute mark, but it may take a bit longer depending on your pans and your oven. All right, I'm about to ask a potentially heretical question: How come my homemade cake is never quite as moist (and therefore as compelling) as cake made from a typical boxed mix? Alternate adding the dry ingredients and milk in 3 batches, mixing for a few seconds after each addition.