The Forgotten Cake

Course : Cakes
Serves: 1
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6 large egg whites
1/2 Teaspoon cream of tartar
1 1/2 Cups sugar
1/4 Teaspoon salt
1 Teaspoon vanilla extract

Preparation / Directions:

Add the cream of tartar to the egg whites and beat until stiff. Add the sugar one tablespoon at a time as you continue beating the egg whites. Beat in the salt and the vanilla. Spoon the mixture into a buttered 6 x 8 inch pan and place in a preheated 450F oven and immediately turn off the heat. Tip: You may want to make shallow indentations, or wells, in the surface of the meringue to hold the topping when you serve it. Leave the cake in the oven overnight or until the oven has completely cooled. Serve with your choice of ice cream, berries, and/or whipped cream.


Nutritional Information:

1278 Calories (kcal); 0g Total Fat; (0% calories from fat); 21g Protein; 304g Carbohydrate; 0mg Cholesterol; 865mg Sodium

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