"After dinner sit a while, and after supper walk a mile."--English Saying

Gam's White Sheet Cake Recipe

5 stars - based on 1 vote
  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Gam's White Sheet Cake, by , is from The Anchors Cookbook Volume 2, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Peggy Frazier

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 C. unsalted butter
1 C. water
2 C. sugar
2 1/4 C. flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. baking soda
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 C. sour cream
FROSTING:
1 C. unsalted butter
6 Tbsp. evaporated milk
4 1/2 C. powdered sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
1/8 tsp. salt

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 375.* Melt butter and water in a large sauce pan over medium-low heat until butter is melted. Remove from heat and stir in the sugar, flour, salt, and baking soda. Stir with wire whisk until smooth. Add eggs and vanilla. Stir in sour cream and mix until blended. Pour batter into a well greased large cookie (12X18) cookie sheet. Bake for 20 minutes ou until cake springs back when lightly touched or toothpick comes out clean.

Remove cake from oven and allow to cool slightly while you make frosting. Put the butter and milk into a medium saucepan. Heat until butter is melted and bring to a simmer. Remove from heat and stir in the powdered sugar, vanilla and a dash of salt. Whisk until completely smooth.Spread over cake.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12-15
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
15 minutes and 20 minutes to bake
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I claim this recipe but so does Jennie....It is one of the best cakes I have ever made... and goes pretty far...

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

29W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!