Another Plain Cake

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

American Cookery

By Amelia Simmons

Published 1796

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Method

No. 5. Two quarts milk, 3 pound of sugar, 3 pound of shortning, warmed hot, add a quart of sweet cyder, this curdle, add 18 eggs, allspice and orange to your taste, or fennel, carroway or coriander seeds; put to 9 pounds of flour, 3 pints emptins, and bake well.