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Mrs. Dolman's almond cake

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  • Easy
  • Makes Cake
This recipe comes from the cook in my great grandmother's house during the 1930's. It's a delicious and deffiantly doesn't last long!!


  • 170g caster sugar
  • 170f margarine
  • 3 eggs
  • 85g plain flour
  • 85g ground almonds
  • 1 teaspoon almond essence
  • a good pinch of salt


  • STEP 1
    cream and butter the sugar
  • STEP 2
    add eggs, salt, almond essence and the the ground almonds
  • STEP 3
    add the flour slowly
  • STEP 4
    beat well
  • STEP 5
    bake in a moderate oven at 150C/gas mark 2 for 45- 60 mins( this cake doesn't rise very much- and it is better if slightly under cook as it is very moist then! )

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