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Lemon Chiffon Cake

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  Gold medal all purpose flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Baking powder 3 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Vegetable oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg yolks 7
  Cold water 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Grated lemon peel 2 Teaspoon
  Vanilla 2 Teaspoon
  Egg whites 1 Cup (16 tbs) (7 Or 8 Eggs)
  Cream of tartar 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Lemon butter frosting 6 Tablespoon

Heat oven to 325°.
Mix flour, sugar, baking powder and salt in bowl.
Make a well and add in order: oil, egg yolks, water, lemon peel and vanilla.
Beat with spoon until smooth.
Beat egg whites and cream of tartar in large mixer bowl on high speed until stiff peaks form.
Pour egg yolk mixture gradually over beaten whites, gently folding with rubber spatula just until blended.
Pour into ungreased tube pan, 10x4 inches.
Bake until top springs back when touched lightly, about 1 1/2 hours.
Invert pan on funnel; let hang until cake is cold.
Remove from pan.
Frost with Lemon Butter Frosting.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3005 Calories from Fat 1359

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 153 g235.3%

Saturated Fat 27 g135.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1295.6 mg431.9%

Sodium 3746.2 mg156.1%

Total Carbohydrates 375 g124.9%

Dietary Fiber 1.1 g4.4%

Sugars 360.5 g

Protein 43 g86%

Vitamin A 30.4% Vitamin C 21.5%

Calcium 128.4% Iron 28.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Lemon Chiffon Cake Recipe