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Gramma Dykstra's Old Lady Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Gramma Dykstra's Old Lady Cake, by , is from The Clausing Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Kathy Clausing
Added: Monday, March 9, 2009


1 1/2 c. sugar
1 1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 stick of butter
1/4 tsp. salt
2 eggs
1 c. white flour
1 c. molasses or Karo syrup
1 c. wheat flour
3 tsp. anise seeds
1 c. rye flour
2 c. sour milk (2 tsp. vinegar in milk)

Cream sugar and butter. Mix rest of ingredients.
Bake approx. 1 hour @ 350. Insert toothpick to check. Do not overbake! (Dark pans -50 mins.@ 325)




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