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Spice Cake

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Ingredients
  Milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Lard 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Cake flour 2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Sugar 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Allspice 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Eggs 2 , unbeaten
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Egg yolk 1
  Strong coffee 2 Tablespoon
  Unsweetened chocolate square 2
  Confectioners' sugar 2 1⁄2 Cup (40 tbs)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven moderate to 375°.

MAKING
2. In a bowl add 2 tblsp milk, lard and vanilla. Whip the mixture to cream.
3. Alternately whip the mixer for 2 minutes at medium speed.
4. Stir in sifted dry ingredients along with 2/3 milk.
5. Beat in a mixer for 2 minutes at medium speed.
6. Mix remaining milk and eggs.
7. Beat in a mixer for 2 minutes till done.
8. Grease two 8" layer pans and pour the mixture into it.
9. Bake for 35 minutes.
10. Turn on racks to cool.
11. Frost with Mocha Frosting.
12. To prepare Micha Forsting, in a bowl cream butter.
13. Fold in egg yolk, coffee, and melted chocolate. Mix well.
14. Gently add sugar and blend until smooth.

SERVING
15. Serve sliced.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Preparation Time: 
25 Minutes
Cook Time: 
35 Minutes
Ready In: 
60 Minutes
Servings: 
8

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