Chocolate Drop Cakes

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • 2 whites of eggs
  • 2 oz. grated chocolate
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup powdered sugar
  • 1 cup baker's bread (crumbled)


Beat the whites to a stiff froth, add sugar gradually, and continue beating. Mix chocolate, cinnamon and bread crumbs together. Add this mixture gradually to the eggs and sugar. Add vanilla and beat well. Drop from teaspoon on buttered paper or inverted buttered tin, not near together, as they spread. Bake in moderate oven twenty minutes, first ten minutes on floor of oven and last on rack.