Cookbook:Grandmother Grout's Cake
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- 1 tbsp butter
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 1/2 cup flour
- 1 tsp. baking powder
- Pinch salt
- 3/4 cup milk
- 1 egg
- Cream together the butter, sugar, baking powder, salt and flour
- Add the milk
- Beat the egg and fold in.
- Bake in two 8 inch layer (20 cm) pans about 20-25 minutes at about 350F (175C).
For a frosting: Mix and boil to soft ball stage: 3/4 cup sugar, 3 oz. melted bitter chocolate, 3/4 cup milk. Spread at once.