Karmeliter Torte

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • 9 whole eggs
  • 2 yolks of eggs
  • cups sugar
  • 1 lb. almond, blanched and grated
  • 6 bitter almonds, grated
  • 1 lemon, grated rind
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 2 cups flour


Beat the eggs well with Dover beater, add sugar and beat again until very light, then add the other ingredients and stir well. Bake one hour in a moderate oven. Ice if desired, with Lemon Frosting.