St. Louis Gooey Butter Cake

St. Louis Gooey Butter Cake

Two versions of a St. Louis Gooey Butter Cake clipped from a newspaper. Ingredients Sweet Dough: 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup solid white vegetable shortening 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 egg 1 cake (0.6 ounce) compressed yeast 1/2 cup warm milk 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon vanilla Gooey Butter Topping: 2 1/2 cups […]

Butter Cake

Butter Cake

Ingredients 2/3 cup sugar 1/4 cup shortening 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup milk 2 teaspoons baking powder Method Cream shortening and sugar, add unbeaten egg and flavorings. Beat thoroughly. Sift flour, measure and sift with salt and baking powder. Add alternately with milk to creamed sugar […]

Coconut Cake – Thompson

Coconut Cake - Thompson

Ingredients 2 cups and 2 tablespoons sifted plain flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup soft shortening (Crisco) 1 1/4 teaspoon almond flavoring 3 eggs 1 cup sweet milk 1 cup coconut (fresh or canned) Icing – Double Recipe 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup water 1/3 teaspoon […]