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Honey Cake

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  Sifted cake flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Baking soda 1 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Ground ginger 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Vegetable shortening 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Honey 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Sour milk/Buttermilk 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Fluffy honey frosting 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

Sift the flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and ginger together and blend thoroughly; set aside.
Beat shortening and honey until light and thick.
Add egg and beat thoroughly.
Beating only until blended after each addition, alternately add the dry ingredients in fourths and sour milk in thirds to creamed mixture.
Turn batter into 2 prepared 8-inch layer cake pans and spread evenly to edges.
Bake at 375°F about 25 minutes, or until cake tests done.
Cool and remove from pans as directed for butter-type cakes.
Fill cake layers and frost with Fluffy Honey Frosting.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 3207 Calories from Fat 1109

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 125 g192.7%

Saturated Fat 33 g165.2%

Trans Fat 13.5 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg70.5%

Sodium 2175.1 mg90.6%

Total Carbohydrates 501 g167%

Dietary Fiber 6.5 g26%

Sugars 300.3 g

Protein 38 g75.5%

Vitamin A 5.1% Vitamin C 4.1%

Calcium 45.9% Iron 117.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Honey Cake Recipe