Coffee-Nut Layer Cake

Preparation info

  • Serve

    4 to 6

    unless otherwise stated.
    • Difficulty


Appears in

Two Fat Ladies Obsessions

Two Fat Ladies Obsessions

By Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright

Published 1999

  • About


  • cups self-rising flour
  • A pinch of salt
  • 3 eggs


First grease two 7-inch layer cake pans and line the bottom of each with wax paper.

Put the flour, salt, eggs, margarine, and sugar in a bowl, and beat together with a wooden spoon for about a minute. Dissolve the coffee in the hot water, then stir this and the walnuts into the cake batter. Divide the batter evenly between the pans. Bake in a preheated o