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Heavenly Angel Food Cake!

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Heavenly Angel Food Cake!
Course Dessert
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 40-45 minutes
Passive Time 1 hour
Servings
Ingredients
Course Dessert
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 40-45 minutes
Passive Time 1 hour
Servings
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Line a 13x9 inch pan with aluminum foil to cover the bottom, sides, and about an inch over the sides of the pan.
  2. Sift together sugar, flour, and salt.
  3. Beat egg whites and cream of tartar in a stand mixer on high until stiff peaks form.
  4. Very gently fold the dry ingredients into the egg whites, about a 1/3 of a cup at a time, until just combined.
  5. Fold in vanilla and lemon juice.
  6. Pour into prepared pan and bake 40-45 minutes until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
  7. While cake is baking, prepare the frosting.
  8. Beat cream cheese and butter in a stand mixer on medium speed until creamy.
  9. Gradually beat in confectioner's sugar on low until combined.
  10. Beat in lemon zest. Set aside.
  11. When cake is done, remove it from the oven and immediately invert cake onto a greased wire rack. Allow to cool for 1 hour with the pan still over the cake.
  12. Remove the pan and gently remove the foil.
  13. Make sure the cake is completly cooled and then frost it.
  14. Enjoy!
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