Election Day Cake

Yield: 

Makes 12 to 16 servings.

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In the ingredient list mace

In the ingredient list mace is not mentioned but in the instructions it is. How much mace is in the cake?
This sounds really yummy. kV

Thank you, Dot.  Good catch!

Thank you, Dot.  Good catch! We added the mace to the ingredient list. Note it is ¼ teaspoon ground mace and ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg.

Dear Almanac readers, Many

Dear Almanac readers, Many thanks for your comments. We updated this Election Cake recipe on November 7, 2016 and added the icing information. This recipe came from The 2009 Old Farmer’s Almanac and did not include a photo that matched the recipe. If you plan to bake this cake and wish to share a photo with the Almanac community, we will add it here with your credit. Just email us at AlmanacEditors@yankeepub.com We appreciate your interest in The Old Farmer’s Almanac and this free Web site! Happy baking, your Almanac editors