Sign in
Download Opera News App

Food Drinks


Cooking Recipes


How to make a basic butter cake from scratch.


1 cup unsalted butter

1 cup sugar

3 large eggs

2 cups of flour

1teaspoon salt

1 tea spoon baking powder

1 cup whole milk

1 teaspoon vanilla

1 cup butter cream frosting


9 inch round pans

Stand mixer

Cookie scoop


1) Heat the over to 350F.

2) sift together the flour, baking powder and salt.

3) prepare the pans.

4) Beat the butter and sugar until fluffy and light for 3 to 5 minutes.

5) Add the eggs at a time.

6) Beat in half the flour,salt and baking powder.

7) Beat in the milk and vanilla

8) Beat in the remaining flour mixture until just combined and no more visible flour remains.

9) Divide the batter between cake pans.

10) Smooth the tops with an offset spatula.

11) Bake for 25 to 30 minutes.

12) Cool for 15 minutes in the pan.

13) Flip the rounds out of the pan remove the parchment lining, and flip right_side up to cool completely.

14) Once cool, frost and assemble the cake with the butter cream.

Content created and supplied by: Mayokun1234 (via Opera News )


Load app to read more comments