|Eggs/4 small eggs||3 Large|
|Butter||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), mixed with lard|
|Lard||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), mixed with butter|
|Milk||1 Cup (16 tbs) (Tepid)|
|Yeast cake||1 , dissolved|
|Lukewarm water||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (for dissolving yeast)|
Beat eggs separately.
Add the sugar and salt to the flour.
Melt the shortening and pour into the beaten egg yolks.
Add the milk, yeast, shortening, flour, and stiffly beaten egg whites.
Beat thoroughly and set aside in a warm place until raised to double in size (about 3 hours).
Then beat, beat, beat.
Pour into a greased cake pan (funnel), and let rise again (1/2 to 2 hours).
Bake in a moderate oven about 45 minutes and serve with melted butter. (Start oven at 325 degrees and, when half-done, increase to 375 degrees.)