Raspberry Angel Food Cake


Classifications: Cakes and Pies

Qty Measure Ingredient


10 egg whites

1 1/4 teaspoons cream of tartar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1/2 teaspoon almond extract

1/2 cup sugar

1 cup cake flour

2 cups fresh raspberries

Instructions: In a mixing bowl, beat egg whites until frothy; beat in cream of tartar until soft peaks form. Add the extracts. Gradually beat in sugar until stiff, scraping bowl occasionally. Sift flour over beaten whites; sprinkle with berries. Gently fold flour and raspberries into batter until well mixed. Pour into an ungreased 10-in. tube pan. Bake at 325* for 40-45 minutes or until lightly browned and entire top appears dry. Immediately invert cake pan; cool completely, about 1 hour. Yield: 16 servings.



Background: Note: DIABETIC EXCHANGES: One serving equals 1 starch; also 65 calories, 35 mg sodium, 0 cholesterol, 13 gm carbohydrate, 3 gm protein, trace fat.

Serves: 16

Food Exchanges: