Butter Cake Recipe

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The Recipe Box shares this butter cake recipe from reader submitted recipes.

A reader submitted this Butter Cake Recipe to the GRIT Recipe Box.

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Karen Higginbotham, of Palm Bay, Florida, requests recipes for a moist butter cake.

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Butter Cake Recipe

2/3 cup butter, softened
1 3/4 cups sugar
2 eggs
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
2 3/4 cups flour
2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1 1/4 cups milk

Heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. In large bowl, cream together butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla; beat about 5 minutes on high speed.

Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. Using mixer on low speed, mix in flour mixture alternately with milk to butter mixture.

Bake for 35 to 40 minutes for round, layer pans, or 45 to 50 minutes for rectangle baking dish.

Published on Mar 1, 2007

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