Rich Coffee Cake

Preparation info

  • Difficulty

    Easy

Appears in

The Boston Cooking-School Cook Book

By Fannie Merritt Farmer

Published 1896

  • About

Ingredients

  • 1 cup butter.
  • 2 cups sugar.
  • 4 eggs.
  • 2 tablespoons molasses.
  • 1 cup cold boiled coffee.
  • cups flour.
  • 5 teaspoons baking powder.
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon.
  • ½ teaspoon clove.
  • ½ teaspoon mace.
  • ½ teaspoon allspice.
  • ¾ cup raisins seeded and cut in pieces.
  • ¾ cup currants.
  • ¼ cup citron thinly sliced and cut in strips.
  • 2 tablespoons brandy.

Method

Follow directions for mixing butter cake mixtures. Bake in deep cake pans.