1917 War Cake

READY IN: 1hr 20mins
Recipe by Studentchef

This is from Cajun-Recipes.com.

Top Review by ellie_

Interesting cake which was good with fruit. I like making these types of "ration" cakes to make us appreciate what we have. Thanks for sharing.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 325°F
  2. Put first 6 ingredients in saucepan. Bring to a boil and cook 3 minutes after reaching boiling point. Add Crisco.
  3. When cool add soda dissolved in a little hot water. Add flour and baking powder. Stir.
  4. Pour into greased tube pan. Bake for 1 hour at 325°F.

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