I know some the recipes are really lacking in some or all areas, but I am posting them as they are in the cookbook
How to Make Hermit Cake
- Combine 1 cup flour, dates and nuts; mix well.
- Sift remaining flour with baking powder, salt and spices.
- Cream butter and sugar well; add eggs, 1 at a time.
- Add flour mixture, lemon juice and vanilla; mix well.
- Pour batter over date mixture; mix with hands.
- Pour into tube cake pan.
- Bake in 275-degree oven for 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Mrs. Frances Nickell
Marfrance Church of God LWWB
Marfrance, West Virginia