Prince of Wales Spice Cake

Makes one two-layer cake

Cake batter Ingredients

1 ½ cups sugar
1/3 cup shortening (I used butter)
3 eggs, beaten
1 ½ Tbsp molasses (NOT blackstrap)
1 ½ tsp baking soda
1 ½ tsp ground cinnamon
¾ tsp ground cloves
¾ tsp nutmeg
3 cups sifted cake flour
1 ½ tsp baking powder
1 ½ cups sour milk

Sea-foam icing Ingredients

½ cup brown sugar
1 cup white sugar
4 Tbsp hot water
2 Tbsp strong coffee
¼ tsp cream of tartar
2 egg whites, stiffly beaten
¼ tsp salt
½ tsp almond extract
¼ tsp baking powder

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