Basic Cake Mix (Bulk Recipe)

8 C. Cake Flour
1/4 C. Baking Powder
2 1/2 C. Vegetable Shortening
6 C. Sugar
1 1/2 tsp. Salt

In a large bowl, sift together cake flour, sugar, baking powder and salt.
Mix well With a pastry blender, cut in shortening until the mixture is as fine as cornmeal.
Put in a large airtight container.

Label as Basic Cake Mix and store in a cool dry place.

Use with 10 to 12 weeks.

Makes about 16 cups of mix.