||Walnut Spice Cake with Lemon Curd
||cake, walnut, lemon
2 c All-purpose flour
1 1/4 ts Baking soda
1 ts Ground ginger
1 ts Ground "cinnamon"
1/2 ts Pepper
1/2 ts Salt
1/2 c Sugar
1/2 c Butter, melted and cooled
1 tb Grated lemon peel
3/4 c Hot water
1/3 c Unsulfured molasses
1/3 c Honey
1 c Chopped walnuts
Purchased Lemon curd
Preheat oven to 350F. Butter 8-inch square baking dish. Sift first 6
ingredients together. Whisk egg and sugar in large bowl to blend. Whisk in
butter and lemon peel. Combine hot water, molasses and honey in large cup.
Add to butter mixture alternately with dry ingredients,beginning and ending
with dry ingredients. Mix in walnuts. Transfer to prepared dish. Bake
until springy to touch, about 50 minutes. Cool cake slightly on rack.
Cut cake into squares. Serve warm or at room temperature, spooning lemon
curd over each piece.
Source: Bon Appetit, Too Busy To Cook posted by Linda Davis