Scrape down the sides of the bowl. Alternate adding flour mixture and buttermilk beginning and ending with flour 3 additions of flour and 2 of milk.
Beat the butter and sugar in a large bowl on medium speed about 2 minutes until light and fluffy.
Vanilla birthday cake recipe. Line three 8-inch cake pans with parchment paper in the bottom and grease the sides. Eggs 2 additional egg whites. Add the egg whites and vanilla.
In a medium bowl whisk together the flour baking powder baking soda. 2 extra egg whites keep the cake. Sift the self-raising flour 225g and baking.
If you want a fluffy and soft bakery-style vanilla cake cake flour is the secret. Start with 12 cup of milk for the batter and if necessary add more milk 14 cup at a time until your batter gets that fluffy whipped cream consistency were looking for. The cake will be denser and heavier using all-purpose flour.
The amount of vanilla you add to the cake batter is very much preferential but I would suggest starting with 2 teaspoons and adding no more than 4 teaspoons. How to make a Vanilla Cake In the bowl of a stand up mixer or mixing bowl cream the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Fully incorporating after each addition.
3 whole eggs provide structure moisture and richness. Line your baking tins s I usually use 2 x 20cm round sandwich tins or a 20cm x 30cm rectangular tin depending on the shape of cake I want to make. Bake for 30-35mins or until.