Depression Cake

Recipe: Depression Cake

Ingredients :

  • 1/2 cup lard or vegetable shortening
  • 2 cups of sugar
  • 1 cup of cold water
  • 1/2 teaspoon of salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon of ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon of nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon of ginger
  • 1 tablespoon of baking soda
  • 4 1/2 cups of plain flour

Instructions :

  1. Mix all ingredients together and bake in a greased and floured loaf pan at 325 degrees for 1 hour and 15 mins.

Number of servings (yield): 2

Meal type: dessert

Culinary tradition: USA (General)

My rating: 4 stars:  ★★★★☆ 1 review(s)