Total Time
45mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

This version comes from the 1970 publication of Herb Cottage Cookbook, Washington Cathedral. It is old enough that the scripture is noted with roman numerals chapter number, verse number instead of todays chapter:verse, which I have converted it to.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup butter (Judges 5 -- 2)
  • 3 12 cups flour (I Kings 4 -- 22)
  • 3 cups sugar (Jeremiah 6 -- 20)
  • 2 cups raisins (I Samuel30 -- 12)
  • 2 cups figs (I Samuel 30 -- 12)
  • 1 cup water (Genesis 24 -- 17)
  • 1 cup almonds (Genesis 43 -- 11)
  • egg (Isaiah 10 -- 14)
  • 1 tablespoon honey (Exodus 15 -- 31)
  • 1 pinch salt (Leviticus 2 -- 13)
  • spices (I Kings, 10 -- 10)

Directions

  1. Follow Solomon's advice for making good boys and you will make a good cake, Proverbs 23:14.