Brown Sugar and Honey Cake

Serves 1 loaf

A slightly sweet pastry that’s great as an appetizer or dessert.

Ingredients:

4 eggs, (whites and yolks separated)
3 cups cake flour, (sifted)
1 cup buckwheat honey, (melted)
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 cup butter, (softened)
2 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 cup coffee, (warm)
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 cup brown sugar, (dark)
Cooking spray

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 325° F.
  2. Pour buckwheat honey into a saucepan. Bring pan to a boil, then let cool.
  3. Combine sugar and butter, mix together very well. Add egg yolks, beat until light and fluffy. Add honey to mixture and beat well.
  4. Combine salt, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, brown sugar and flour. Sift all ingredients together. Add coffee and mix together.
  5. Beat egg whites until stiff. Fold egg whites into batter.
  6. Pour batter into greased Bundt pan. Place pan into oven, bake for 50 minutes. Reduce heat and bake additional 10 minutes. (Place toothpick into cake, done when toothpick comes out clean.)