Spice Cakes Recipe

Step 1

Beat egg and add milk, sugar, and nutmeg. Sift flour, measure, and sift with baking soda and salt. Add to first mixture. Add melted shortening. Mix until well blended. Bake on hot griddle in cakes the size of a breakfast plate. Pile several together on a hot plate, spreading each liberally with butter. Add a sprinkling of cinnamon or nutmeg. To serve, cut through the whole, pie-fashion. 8 servings.

Florence Taft Eaton, Concord, MA.

Things You'll Need

  • 1 Egg
  • 2c Sour milk
  • 1ts Baking soda
  • 3c Flour
  • 1tb Melted shortening
  • 1tb Sugar
  • 1/8ts Nutmeg
  • 1/2ts Salt

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