Queens Cake

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

American Cookery

By Amelia Simmons

Published 1796

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Method

Whip half pound butter to a cream, add 1 pound sugar, ten eggs, one glass wine, half gill rose-water, and spices to your taste, all worked into one and a quarter pound flour, put into pans, cover with paper, and bake in a quick well heat oven, 12 or 16 minutes.