I made the icing whilst the cake was baking and it had thickened up perfectly to spread over by the time the cake had cooled enough. The crazy cake was created during world war i when ingredients were difficult to find and purchase.
In a separate bowl, combine vanilla, vinegar, oil and water.
Depression cake recipe nz. Bring to a boil and simmer for 3 minutes. Add wet ingredients to dry ingredients and mix. In a saucepan, combine brown sugar, water, raisins, margarine, salt, nutmeg and cinnamon.
Wacky cake is sometimes called depression cake or crazy cake because of when it originated and the ingredients in the cake. Remove from heat and allow to cool. This cinnamon spice crazy cake is an amazing fall cake recipe!
It is a very light cake in terms of its flavour so is best when iced. Combine flour, sugar, cocoa powder, salt and baking soda in a large mixing bowl. Wacky cake has no eggs, butter or milk in the cake and it still […]
Pour the vinegar and vanilla in each of the two smaller depressions, and the vegetable oil in the large one. A simple vanilla icing is lovely so i have included that in the recipe below. Also called a wacky cake, depression cake or war cake, this chocolate crazy cake is a simple chocolate cake that requires no dairy and no eggs.
Preheat oven to 180 degrees c. Sift the first six ingredients through a sieve over a fairly large bowl. Also called a wacky cake, this cake is.
Combine the crushed biscuits and the melted butter, and press into your prepared springform tin. Sift together flour and baking powder. Whip your cream and icing sugar together, and place in fridge.
As febe (nz) says above it’s made free form, rather than in a cake tin, so the crust. It has no butter, no milk, no eggs. This cake is absolutely awesome.
See the recipe for that! You won't believe me when i say that all you do to make this cake is put a kilo of mixed dried fruit in a bowl, cover it with milk and leave it to soak overnight. Grease and flour a 23cm square cake tin.
I made it on thursday and it was still delicious yesterday afternoon, sunday. Stir in the sugar with a fork, leaving a depression in the centre. Turned out exactly like the picture.
The original recipe i was given by my mum included the recipe measurement of a teacup of sugar which is just delightful, and i love how the liquid measurements are done as well. Recipe bylori @ our heritage of health. Measure the oil and add it to the dry ingredients, without stirring.