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Spice Layer Cake

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Spice layer cake is a spicy and savory cake flavored with spices and buttermilk. The spiciness of cloves and cinnamon is mellowed with sugar and buttermilk. The spice layer cake is a delight to serve as a winter dessert.
  Shortening 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Cake flour 2 1⁄4 Cup (36 tbs), sifted
  Granulated sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Soda 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1 Teaspoon
  Brown sugar 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Buttermilk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Eggs 3

Stir shortening to soften.
Sift in flour, granulated sugar, baking powder, salt, soda, and spices.
Add brown sugar and butter milk.
Mix till all flour is dampened; beat vigorously 2 minutes.
Add eggs; beat 2 minutes more.
Bake in 2 paper lined 9x11/2 inch round pans at 350° for 30 to 35 minutes.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4305 Calories from Fat 1567

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 176 g271.1%

Saturated Fat 43.1 g215.4%

Trans Fat 20.2 g

Cholesterol 634.4 mg211.5%

Sodium 3579.9 mg149.2%

Total Carbohydrates 634 g211.4%

Dietary Fiber 37.8 g151.1%

Sugars 351.1 g

Protein 75 g149.5%

Vitamin A 14.9% Vitamin C 1.3%

Calcium 73.7% Iron 21.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Spice Layer Cake Recipe