Show Subscription Form




Orange Cake Recipe

Publisher Photo
A delightful orange frosting is the secret to this cake from Kathleen Gingras of Thorold, Ontario. "It is great with a scoop of ice cream," she suggests.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. Bake: 30 min.
MAKES:12 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 25 min. Bake: 30 min.
MAKES: 12 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup orange juice
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons orange peel
  • 1/8 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1-1/4 cups cake flour
  • 1-3/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • FROSTING:
  • 1-1/4 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1 tablespoon butter, softened
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons orange juice

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 242 calories, 9 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 58 mg cholesterol, 254 mg sodium, 37 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 2 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in the orange juice, water, orange peel and almond extract. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt; add to creamed mixture and mix well.
  2. Pour into a greased 8-in. square baking dish. Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Remove to a wire rack to cool completely.
  3. For the frosting, combine the confectioners' sugar, butter and enough orange juice to achieve spreading consistency. Frost cake. Yield: 12 servings.
Originally published as Orange Cake in Country Woman November/December 2003, p37

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 242 calories, 9 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 58 mg cholesterol, 254 mg sodium, 37 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 2 g protein.

Reviews for Orange Cake(0)

AVERAGE RATING
   (0)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (0)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
""
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Loading Image
Advertise with us
ADVERTISEMENT

Contests & Promotions

Contests & Promotions

Follow Us

Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT