Almond Texas Sheet Cake

What is a texas sheet cake?

This easy recipe is a thin, single-layer cake baked in a baking sheet, topped with rich icing and packed with almonds.  Some believe it got its name from being so large, it's the size of Texas!


You'll need sour cream, vanilla extract, and a few other simple ingredients to make this easy recipe.

Step 1. In a large bowl, whisk together melted butter, water, sour cream and sugar.

Step 2. Whisk in eggs, vanilla extract and almond extract. Then whisk in flour, baking soda and salt.

Step 3. Pour batter into a prepared jelly roll pan.

Step 4. Bake for 20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

Step 5. Whisk together melted butter, milk, vanilla extract, almond extract and powdered sugar.

Step 6. Pour on top of hot cake and spread icing out to the edges. Sprinkle with sliced almonds.

Serve with your favorite tea, coffee, or a tall glass of milk. Enjoy!

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