Scripture Cake (Old English Fruitcake)
Nancy J. Patrykus
Old English Fruitcake ! That was featured in her church cookbook.
"The time we made for loved ones is proof of how much they mean to us."
1/2 cjudges 5:25, last clause
2 cjeremiah 6:20
2 Tbsp1 samuel 14:25
1 1/2 c1 king 4:22
2 tspamos 4:5
11chronicles 9:9 to taste
Pinchof leviticus 2:13
1/2 cof judges 4:19, last clause
2 cnahum 3:12
2 cnumbers 17:8
2 csamuel 30:12
How to Make Scripture Cake (Old English Fruitcake)
- Interpretation of Scripture Cake
- Beat together untill light and fluffy 1/2 cup butter,2 cups sugar,and 2 tablespoons honey.
Beat 6 egg yolks, untill light and add sifted mixture of 1 1/2 cups of sifted flour, 2 tsp. baking powder,2 tsp. cinnamon, 1/2 tsp. nutmeg,1/2 tsp. cloves,and a pinch of salt, in alternate portions with 1/2 cup of milk.
Stir in 2 cups chopped figs, 2 cups raisens, and 2 cups chopped almonds.
Fold in 6 egg whites, beaten stiff.
Bake the cake in a well greased tube pan (line it with greased brown paper for extra protection in the oven) 2 hours at 300 degrees