Burnt Sugar Chiffon Cake

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A caramel flavored chiffon cake.

INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):


  • To Make Burnt Sugar Mixture: Melt 1 cup white sugar in a pan till medium brown. Slowly stir in 1/2 cup boiling water.
  • Preheat oven to 325 degrees (165 degrees C).
  • Sift together into mixing bowl the flour, 1 1/2 cups white sugar, baking powder, and salt. Form a well in the dry ingredients and add the vegetable oil, egg yolks, burnt sugar mixture, cold water and vanilla. Beat with wooden spoon until smooth.
  • Beat egg whites and cream of tartar in large bowl until they hold very stiff peaks. Pour egg yolk mixture in a thin stream over egg whites. Fold in gently. Pour batter into an ungreased tube pan.
  • Bake at 325 degrees F (165 degrees C) for 65 to 70 minutes.