Nonie's Orange Cake

Submitted By Anita McIntosh

 

Ingredients:

1½ cups flour
½ cup butter
1½ tsp. baking powder
¼ tsp. salt
1 cup sugar
eggs
1 tsp. grated orange rind
½ cup orange juice

Add baking powder, salt and 1/2 flour, cream butter, add rind and sugar,
add eggs, then remaining flour and orange juice. Mix well.

Place in greased 9 x 13 pan. Bake in 375 degree oven for 25 minutes or until done.  When cool, cover with the following frosting.

ORANGE FROSTING
1 Tbsp. grated orange rind
½ tsp. grated lemon rind
3 Tbsp. orange juice
1 tsp. lemon juice
2 Tbsp. butter
2¼ cup powdered sugar
pinch salt.
 
Cream butter, add salt, 1/2 sugar with fruit juice and rind, and then add
remaining sugar.  If necessary to have smooth frosting, add a little more orange juice.

 

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