Essential Oils are a great additive to a simple cake recipe. Especially if you do not have fresh ingredients at hand, you can change a simple cake into an Orange, Lemon or Lavender Cake. Be creative, but be sure not to add more than 3-4 drops of essential oil.
Basic Sweet Orange Essential Oil Cake
- 2 Cups Self Raising Flour
- 3/4 Cup Castor Sugar
- 125gm Softened Butter
- 2 Eggs
- 2/3 Cup Milk
- 2-3 Drops Sweet Orange Essential Oil
Preheat oven to 180 degrees;
Cream Butter and Sugar in Electric Mixer;
Add eggs one at a time;
Add rest of ingredients and mix for 2 minutes;
Pour into prepared tin;
Bake for 30 minutes until cooked.