1 1/2 cups of sugar
5 eggs (room temperature)
2 cups of flour
1/4 teaspoon of soda
1 Tablespoon warm water
8 drops of yellow food coloring
Mix together the butter and the sugar making sure to mix well.
Next add 1 egg at a time while continuing to mix.
Next in a small bowl mix the soda and warm water together, then add to mixture. Then add the flour one cup at a time, again making sure to mix well. Now add 8 drops of yellow food coloring. Mix. Place batter into a prepared loaf pan and place in a preheated 300 degree oven for 1 hour and 10 minutes or until done.
You can also take 3 cups of powdered sugar, 1 Tablespoon of butter, 1 teaspoon of vanilla, and a small amount of milk, mix together and drizzle on top of loaf.
This cake is also great for Strawberry Short Cake!
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