Whipped egg whites are the secret behind this light, delicate, moist yellow cake. Watch and learn how Thomas Joseph, Kitchen Conundrums, helps you tackle the science behind yellow cake, to create this light-textured and delicate yellow cake. Decorate each layer with Chocolate Frosting for a spectacular birthday or special-occasion dessert!
Light and Fluffy Yellow Cake
Makes two 9-inch cakes
8 ounces (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened, plus more for pans
3 cups cake flour, plus more for dusting
2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
2 cups granulated sugar
4 large eggs, separated (egg whites whipped to stiff peaks)
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1 cup buttermilk, room temperature
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I love lemon curd! I always have a jar ready for me to spread the lemon curd over toast, scones, English muffins, or shortbread cookies or to fill cakes and tarts. Lemon curd is make by gently cooking a mixture of fresh lemon juice, sugar, butter, and eggs until thickened. It is very easy to prepare. Watch and learn a method of making lemon curd that is guaranteed to come out silky and smooth, without straining! This recipe will keep in the refrigerator for a week and in the freezer for 2 months.