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Classic Honey Cake

By August 25, 2022November 12th, 2023Honey Recipes

The perfect cake for a family weekend, this classic honey cake recipe is just as good as it sounds! The honey cake is soft, moist and has a delicious honey flavour. Modifying the recipe by adding different ingredients like nuts or fruits is also easy.

Yields: 8 servings Prep time: 5 minutes Total time: 45 minutes


  •  1 cup honey
  •  Cooking spray
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1⁄2 tsp salt
  • 1⁄2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 cup butter (softened)
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1⁄4 tsp. Almond extract
  • Powdered sugar for serving

How to make:

Step one: Preheat the oven to 350F°. “Gas Mark 4”

Step two: Round cake pan with parchment and grease with cooking spray. In a large bowl, whisk together flour, salt, and baking soda.

Step three: In another large bowl, using a hand mixer, beat butter and honey together until the butter is smooth and the mixture is light and creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition, then add almond extract. Add dry ingredients and beat until combined.

Step four: Pour batter into the prepared cake pan and bake until a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean around 35 minutes.

Let it cool.

Serve as it is or with a dusting of powdered sugar.


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