Sand Torte

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • 6 eggs
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup fresh washed butter
  • ¼ lb. cornstarch
  • 1 cup flour
  • ½ lemon (juice and rind)
  • tablespoon rum or brandy
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder


Cream butter and sugar, add beaten yolks, mix flour and corn-starch and baking powder and add to the mixture with the lemon juice and rum. Bake in a round or square loaf.