Friday, June 19, 2009

Vanilla Cake

Makes 2 round cake layers.

Dry Ingredients:
1 Cup Sugar
1/2 Tsp Salt
2 Cups Flour
2 1/2 Tsp Baking Powder
1/2 Tsp Baking Soda

Wet Ingredients:
1 1/2 Plain Rice or Soy Milk
2 Tbsp Unsweetened Applesauce
1 Tsp Lemon Juice
2 1/2 Tsp Vanilla
1/4 Cup Canola Oil

In a large bowl mix the dry ingredients. In another bowl mix the wet then add to dry. Lightly mix so there are no lumps. Pour into lightly oiled pans and bake at 350 F (180 C) for 23-25 min.
When cooled dust with icing sugar and enjoy!

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Grandma's Rhubarb Cake

Cream together 1/2 c. butter and 1 1/2 c. brown sugar.
Add 2 eggs. Blend well.
Combine 1 t. baking soda and 1 c. sour cream (or yogurt); add to creamed mixtures alternately with 2 c. flour. Stir in 2 c. chopped rhubarb, 1 t. vanilla and 1/2 c. chopped walnuts.
Pour in 9 by 13 baking pan.
In small bowl combine:
3/4c. sugar
1/4 c. brown sugar
1/2 t. cinnamon
2 T. flour
Cut in 1/4 c. butter with pastry blender till crumbly. Sprinkle over cake batter.
Bake at 350 for 40 minutes.

Enjoy!! This is the cake that I've been bringing to church so regularly lately.