Spice Layer Cake

Karla Everett


This was my Grandma's delicious cake recipe , I liked it when she would frost it with her Raisin Nut Frosting.(link is below)


But spice cake is really good with a cream cheese frosting also.


★★★★★ 2 votes

2 *** 8" rounds


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  • 1/2 c
  • 1 c
    brown sugar ; firmly packed
  • 2
    egg yolks , beaten
  • 2 c
    sifted cake flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 c
    sour milk

How to Make Spice Layer Cake


  1. Cream the shortening until light , add the sugar gradually and cream thoroughly.
  2. Beat in the egg yolks.
  3. Sift the dry ingredients together 3 times.
  4. Alternately add small amounts of the dry mixture and the milk , beating until the batter is smooth after each addition .
  5. Pour into two 8" pans and Bake @ 350° for 25 minutes.

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About Spice Layer Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Hashtag: #spice

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