Battenburg Cake

Preparation info

    • Difficulty


Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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  • 2 Victoria sandwich cakes made in oblong tins, one white and the other coloured pink
  • 1 tablesp. apricot glaze


Cut the cakes into strips 8–9 in. long and in. square at ends—pink and 2 white pieces will be needed. Join these together with apricot glaze to make a square end having pink and white pieces alternately. Ro