FAN Cake recipe???

Posted on: Wed, 01/17/2001 - 11:21pm
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pMy 7 year old son's birthday is on Saturday. I used to have the FAN allergy birthday cake recipe printed out but can't seem to find it and can't get onto their site to print it up again./p
pOne of our guests is egg-allergic as well as nuts and I was going to make this so he could join in the fun. Being a Mum to a peanut/nut allergy kid, I know how he must feel being the only one who can't have the cake./p
pPlease, if you have the recipe or are able to get onto the site to copy it for me, could you either post it here or e-mail it to me directly??? I'd really appreciate it!/p

Posted on: Thu, 01/18/2001 - 4:52am
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Birthday Cake Recipe
Double Layer Birthday Cake
M, E, P, S, N
3 cups cake flour
1 3/4 cups sugar
1 1/4 cups water
1/2 cup shortening
3 T. water, 3 T. oil, 2 tsp. baking powder; mixed together
2 1/2 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
1 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour two cake pans. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients. Using an electric mixer, beat until well mixed, approximately 4 minutes. Pour batter into cake pans. Bake for 40 to 45 minutes, until cake tester inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pans 10 minutes before removing to wire racks. Frost when completely cooled.
Cocoa Frosting
M, E, W, P, S, N
1/2 cup milk-free, soy-free margarine, softened
1/2 cup Hershey's

Posted on: Thu, 01/18/2001 - 5:24am
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This was not in FAN. My daughter's B-day was 1/17. We used the eggless and nut free cake called WACKIE CAKE.
Here is recipe:
WACKIE CAKE
3 cups flour 3/4 cup shortening
2 cups water 2 tsp. baking soda
6 TBSP. cocoa 2 tsp. vanilla
2 TBSP vinegar 2 tsp. salt
2 1/4 cup sugar
Cream together. Add water 1 cup at a time. Add vinegar and vanilla last.

Posted on: Sat, 01/20/2001 - 2:44am
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Thanks for your quick replies.....we made the FAAN cake and I have to tell you it was a BIG hit! Everyone was able to enjoy it and that made it a bonus for me. I baked it in a bundt pan and drizzled it with glaze, as I had trouble finding an icing recipe that didn't want either eggs or milk and the kids loved it. Since our allergies don't include milk, I didn't want to buy the soy milk that I knew wouldn't get used, but no one seemed to mind it with the water.
I've kept a copy of the wackie cake too and will try that another time.

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