Difficulty: Easy - for beginners
2 sticks butter
1/2 cup shortening, Crisco sticks
3 cups sugar
3-1/2 cup all purpose flour
1-10 ounce bottle of 7up
1 tsp vanilla
Mix all ingredients and pour into bundt pan. Cook 325 for 1-1/2 hours, check for doneness with cake tester or fork.