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Yellow Layer Cake

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  Cake flour 4 Cup (64 tbs), sifted
  Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
  Unsalted butter/Margarine 1 Cup (16 tbs) (At Room Temperature)
  Sugar/1 1/2 cups granulated fructose 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Egg yolks 6
  Low fat ricotta cheese 6 Tablespoon
  Nonfat yogurt 5 Tablespoon
  Nonfat milk 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Vanilla extract 2 Teaspoon

Preheat oven to 350°.
Oil two 8 1/2 x 1 1/2-inch round cake pans.
In a large bowl, sift together flour and baking powder.
Set aside.
In another large bowl, cut butter or margarine into small pieces and cream thoroughly.
Using electric mixer set at low to medium, gradually add Sugar Twin and beat until fluffy.
Set aside.
In a bowl, use an electric mixer to beat together egg yolks, ricotta cheese, yogurt, milk, and vanilla.
Sift flour mixture into the creamed butter, a little at a time, alternating with milk mixture.
Stir the batter by hand until well mixed.
It will be quite thick.
Fill each prepared pan two-thirds full of batter and spread it out evenly.
Bake 45 to 55 minutes or until a knife inserted in center comes out clean.
Check carefully and test for doneness if you overbake, the cakes will be too dry.
Remove from oven.
Cool 10 minutes.
Loosen edges and invert cakes onto wire racks to cool thoroughly before decorating.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5438 Calories from Fat 1990

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 224 g345.4%

Saturated Fat 129 g645.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1629.5 mg543.2%

Sodium 1179.2 mg49.1%

Total Carbohydrates 757 g252.3%

Dietary Fiber 61.9 g247.8%

Sugars 272.5 g

Protein 123 g246.4%

Vitamin A 145.8% Vitamin C 6%

Calcium 207.4% Iron 23.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Yellow Layer Cake Recipe