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recipe image Our favorite easy birthday cake

Our favorite easy birthday cake

Our favorite easy birthday cake

  • Prep time10 min
  • Ready in50 min
  • PortionsPortions 12
  • DifficultyMedium

Ingredients

Cake
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 Tbsp. baking powder
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) Country Crock® Plant Butter with Avocado Oil Stick
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 cup oat milk
  • 2 tsp. vanilla extract
Frosting
  • 1 box (16 oz.) confectioners sugar
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) Country Crock® Plant Butter with Avocado Oil Stick
  • 3 Tbsp. oat milk
  • 1 Tbsp. vanilla extract

Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)

(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

Instructions

CAKE
  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour two 9-in. round cake pans. Combine flour and baking powder in medium bowl; set aside.
  2. Beat sugar with Country Crock® Plant Butter with Avocado Oil Stick in large bowl with electric mixer until fluffy, about 2 minutes. Beat in eggs, 1 at a time, until blended. Combine oat milk and vanilla. Alternately beat in milk and flour mixtures until blended. Spread evenly into prepared pans.
  3. Bake 35 to 40 minutes until toothpick inserted in centers comes out clean. Cool 15 minutes on wire rack; remove from pans and cool completely.
FROSTING
  1. Beat confectioners sugar, cocoa powder, Country Crock® Plant Butter with Avocado Oil Stick, milk and vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer until fluffy, about 3 minutes. Spread in between layers and top and sides of cooled cake.
  2. If you don't have Country Crock® Plant Butter with Avocado Oil Sticks, try one of our other varieties: Almond Oil Sticks or Olive Oil Sticks.