Filling for Sponge Cake

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • 1 orange
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon brandy
  • 2 yolks, well beaten
  • 2 cups powder sugar
  • ¼ lb. grated almonds


Grate orange and lemon rind, add to brandy let stand 15 Minutes. Strain the brandy, add 1 tablespoon orange and 1 teaspoon lemon juice. Add eggs and sugar gradually, thin enough to spread—and sprinkle over all, the nuts.