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Hot Milk Cake

Linda @bushelandapickle
Wonderful all purpose cake from scratch
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 20 mins
Course Cake
Cuisine American Traditional
Servings 6 -10

Ingredients
  

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 cup milk
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 1 teas vanilla
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 teas salt
  • 1 teas baking powder

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 325.
  • Combine butter and milk in a saucepan, bring to a boil (DO NOT BOIL)
  • In a separate bowl, beat eggs gradually adding sugar stirring constantly
  • Add vanilla
  • Sift flour & salt together in another bowl
  • Add to egg mixture
  • Beat until smooth
  • Gradually add milk and butter mixture beating well.
  • Add baking powder beating well again
  • Pour into well greased and floured tube cake pan or 2 8 or 9" pans
  • Bake 1 hour
  • Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pan
  • Serve warm with fruit, whipped cream or powdered sugar sprinkled on top
  • Note: Half the recipe and bake in 8-9 in square pan for 30 minutes