Old School 7 Up Cake

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3 sticks unsalted butter, soften
3 cups granulated sugar
5 farm fresh eggs
3 cups Swans cake flour
½ cup 7-Up soda
1 tablespoon pure lemon extract
1-tablespoon pure vanilla extract
2 cups powder sugar
Make sure all ingredients are at room temperature. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Cream butter and sugar together. Add eggs and stir until fully incorporated. Slowly pour in cake flour and mix until smooth, then add cup 7-Up, lemon and vanilla extract and mix well.  Grease and flour bundt pan. Pour mixture in pan and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour and 15 minutes. Cake is done when toothpick inserted in middle comes out clean. Cool and transfer to a serving plate.
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Chef Jeff Henderson | @Chefjefflive

Chef Jeff Henderson rose from humble beginnings in South Central Los Angeles to become the first African-American executive chef at the Bellagio Hotel. He has gone on to become a successful TV host with a cable show on the Food Network, a nationally syndicated series called, Family Style with Chef Jeff and the host of Flip My Food. When he isn’t cooking on TV he’s a highly sought-after motivational speaker, sharing the secrets of realizing your potential at... (full profile)

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