Birthday Cake Recipes

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Birthday Cake Recipes

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Prep Time 25 mins
Cook Time 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 25 mins
Course Cake
Cuisine American
Calories 710 kcal


  • 3 cup  all-purpose flour
  • 1  tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/2  tablespoon Salt
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
  • 4 pic large Land O Lakes® Eggs
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup milk


  • 3/4  cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
  • 6 cup  powdered sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/3  cup Land O Lakes® Heavy Whipping Cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


How to make

  • Heat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 2 (9-inch) round baking pans. Set aside.
  • Combine flour, baking powder and 1/2 teaspoon salt in bowl. Set aside
  • Beat 1 1/2 cups sugar and 3/4 cup butter in another bowl at medium speed, scraping bowl occasionally, until creamy. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating well after each addition. Add 1 tablespoon vanilla; mix well. Add flour mixture alternately with milk, beating at low speed after each addition just until mixed.
  • Divide batter evenly between prepared pans. Bake 30-35 minutes or until toothpick inserted near center comes out clean. Place onto cooling racks; cool 10 minutes. Loosen cake by running knife around inside edge of pans. Carefully remove cake from pans; cool completely.
  • Beat 3/4 cup butter in bowl at medium speed until creamy. Gradually add powdered sugar and 1/8 teaspoon salt alternately with whipping cream and 1 teaspoon vanilla, scraping bowl often, until well mixed.
  • Place 1 cake layer on serving plate, bottom-side up; frost top. Place remaining cake layer over frosting, bottom-side down; frost top and sides of cake. Decorate as desired.


Nutrition Information:
  • 710 Calories
  • 27 Fat (g)
  • 130 Cholesterol (mg)
  • 470 Sodium (mg)
  • 0 Carbohydrates (g)
  • 6 Dietary Fiber
  • 6 Protein (g)
Keyword Birthday cake

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