A Nice Cup-Cake Rich Enough for any Company

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La Cuisine Creole

La Cuisine Creole

By Lafcadio Hearn

Published 1885

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Take one cup of butter and three of sugar; work this to a cream. Beat five eggs separately; then stir in five cups of sifted flour; add a cup of sour cream and a teaspoonful of soda; flavor with a glass of wine and a little nutmeg. Bake in a quick oven in round tins, and ice while it is warm.