1917 War Cake Recipe

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1917 War Cake

Rhonda Wheeler

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@homeskillet

I got this recipe from my grandma. With the cloves it is a unique taste.


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Serves:

8

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

1 c
corn syrup
1 c
cold water
2 c
flour
1 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
cloves
1 tsp
nutmeg
2 Tbsp
oil
1 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
baking powder

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Put corn syrup,cold water, salt, cloves and nutmeg in saucepan and cook for 3 minutes till it reaches a boil.
2
Add oil and when cool add soda dissolved in a little hot water in a bowl.
3
Mix flour and baking powder and add to ingredients. Stir well.
4
Pour into greased tube pan or 13x9" pan and bake for one hour at 325 degrees. Check for doneness till its golden brown.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy