1) In a saucepan melt fat, syrup and sugar together and then add flour.
2) Mix bicarbonate of soda in 5 fluid ounce (140 mililiter) warm water and add to flour mixture. Keep stirring. Add water if needed to make a soft mixture.
3) Take two greased and warmed sandwich tins and put the batter into them.
4) Now, bake at 400 degrees for 20 minutes.