Fyne Cakes

Morgan Chicarelli


"Fyne Cakes" is what my family's recipe for "Shortbread" is called.


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1 1/2 stick
unsalted butter
1/2 c
white granulated sugar
egg (seperate white from yolk)
1 3/4 c
sifted flour
1/2 tsp
ground clove
1/8 tsp
ground mace
1 pinch
ground saffron (optional)

How to Make Fyne Cakes


  • 1Cream butter and sugar until fluffy
  • 2Add yolk and beat until well combined.
  • 3Mix all the dry ingredients together in another bowl or measuring cup
  • 4Add to wet ingredients and mix well.
  • 5Put mixture into greased 9in pan.
  • 6Brush top with egg white (this is what gives it that wafer top)
  • 7Bake 1 hour and cut hot but then let cool completely.

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About Fyne Cakes

Course/Dish: Cakes, Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #cookie, #shortbread

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