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Frosted Cake

June 10, 2008 - 7:30am
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Frosted Cake

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size1 slice
Calories 241
Total Fat 5 g
Saturated Fat 2 g
Cholesterol 57 mg
Sodium 273 mg
Calcium 70 mg
Iron 2 mg

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Ingredients and Preparation

Cake flour2 ¼ cups
Baking powder2 ¼ teaspoons  
Margarine4 tablespoons
Sugar1 ¼ cups
Vanilla1 teaspoon
Orange peel1 tablespoon
Skim milk¾ cup
Low fat cream cheese3 ounces
Skim milk2 tablespoons
Cocoa6 tablespoons
Confectioners sugar, sifted 2 cups
Vanilla extract½ teaspoon
  1. Directions
  2. Preheat the oven to 325°F.
  3. Grease with small amount of cooking oil or use nonstick cooking oil spray on a 10-inch round pan (at least 2 ½ inches high). Powder pan with flour. Tap out excess flour.
  4. Sift together flour and baking powder.
  5. In a separate bowl, beat together margarine and sugar until soft and creamy.
  6. Beat in eggs, vanilla, and orange peel.
  7. Gradually add the flour mixture alternating with the milk, beginning and ending with flour.
  8. Pour the mixture into the pan. Bake for 40 to 45 minutes or until done.
  9. Let cake cool for 5 to 10 minutes before removing from the pan. Let cool completely before icing.
  1. Directions for Frosting
  2. Cream together cream cheese and milk until smooth. Add cocoa. Blend well.
  3. Slowly add sugar until icing is smooth. Mix in vanilla.
  4. Smooth icing over top and sides of cooled cake.

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