Quaint ain’t it, all the old measurements!


Times 3 for birthday cake size.

Grease and flour a 7” tin, not loose bottom

Sift together:

Rub in:

Stir in:

Beat well.

Bake for 35min or until starts to smell cakey and cake tester comes out clean.

NB This makes one seven inch cake! Not a birthday cake size!

Chocolate Fudge Icing

Melt butter, add cocoa, cook over low heat for a minute. Remove from heat, add evaporated milk and icing sugar. Mix thoroughly, spread over cake.

Enough for top of birthday cake size