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

Step-By-Step

1Put corn syrup,cold water, salt, cloves and nutmeg in saucepan and cook for 3 minutes till it reaches a boil.

2Add oil and when cool add soda dissolved in a little hot water in a bowl.

3Mix flour and baking powder and add to ingredients. Stir well.

4Pour 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