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Angel Food Cake (VRP 001)

Angel Food Cake (VRP 001)

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Angel Food Cake

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Angel Food Cake Recipe Card Details

This recipe card for Angel Food Cake has seen some love in the kitchen based on the kitchen splats.

The card is typed on a standard size unlined index card with the recipe on the front and the back.

Angel Food Cake Recipe Card Front

Angel Food Cake

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Angel Food Cake

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VRP001 - Wood Box

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Angel Food Cake

Angel Food Cake (VRP 001)

Cook Time: 50 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes


  • 1 cup cake four, sifted before measuring
  • 1 1/2 cup sugar, sifted
  • 1 3/4 cup egg whites
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Beat egg whites until frothy
  2. Add flavoring, cream of tartar, and salt
  3. Beat until stiff but not until they lose their shine
  4. Add 1 cup of sugar slowly
  5. Fold in 75 times
  6. Add flour and 1/2 cup flour slowly, after sifting together 3 times
  7. Fold in 75 times
  8. Bake in a moderate oven (325 - 350 degrees) for 50- 60 minutes

Angel Food Cake

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