Recipe Details



Share to:

Food Network SA

LA Layer Cake

Key info

  • Difficulty
    › Intermediate
  • Prep time
    › 1/2 hr
  • Cook time
    › 1/2 hr
  • Serves
    › 8


For the plain sponge cake:
235ml vegetable oil
150ml buttermilk
1 tsp white wine vinegar
2 eggs
250g caster sugar
1 tsp vanilla extract
450g plain flour
1 tsp baking powder

For the coloured layer cake:
200g unsalted butter, softened
200g caster sugar
3 large eggs
200g cooked, mashed Ube (Purple Yam)
1 tsp Ube Extract
200g plain flour
1 tsp baking powder

For the white chocolate frosting:
450g cream cheese
225g butter, softened
1 tsp vanilla extract
200g melted white chocolate
900g icing sugar

To decorate:
150g desiccated coconut

Scripps Networks International (UK) Limited © 2017

Part of the Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. group

site by Supadü