It’s easy as 1-2-3-4. Start with the old-fashioned Basic 1-2-3-4 Cake and twirl it up to entertain throughout the year. Much like pound cake, the 1-2-3-4 gets its name from the proportions of its base ingredients: one cup of butter, two cups of sugar, three cups of flour, four eggs.
Slathered in a rich chocolate buttercream frosting, this Basic 1-2-3-4 Cake is a classic.
2. Citrus Cake
The beauty of the Basic 1-2-3-4 Cake is its versatility. You’ll love this bright, citrusy spin on the Basic 1-2-3-4 Cake. Save the citrus syrup from your candied oranges and lemons to use as a delicious glaze for cupcakes or muffins.
Simple, sophisticated, and delicious, these gussied-up versions of the Basic 1-2-3-4 cake will become your new go-to holiday dessert.
It’s so straightforward, you may not even have to write it down- making it easy to impress friends and family with, oh , just a little something you whipped up.