Early American Spice Cake

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by Lali8752

This is good as is or topped with a caramel or cream cheese frosting.

Top Review by lococolily

I found the recipe to be delicious. I made cupcakes, and pu a milk chocolate frosting on them.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 F degrees.
  2. Grease and flour a 9" X 13" pan.
  3. Cream shortening and gradually add sugar beating until light and fluffy.
  4. Add eggs all at one time, beating well after each addition.
  5. Sift together flour, soda, salt and spices.
  6. Add alternately with buttermilk, blend well after each addition.
  7. Pour into prepared pan.
  8. Bake 35 to 40 minutes or until done.

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