Classic Cake

This Old Wives Cake is fragrant and so delicious. It’s a traditional Dutch cake, super simple to make and it has a secret ingredient. 


You need 11 Ingredients

1 cup sour cream / yogurt, I used yogurt

1 cup water

1 egg

1 tsp cinnamon

2 tsp anise seeds

½ tsp salt

2 tsp baking powder

1 tsp baking soda

1 cup brown sugar

1 cup sugar

3 cups all-purpose flour

  • Spray a cake pan or a bundt pan with cooking spray.
  • Preheat oven to 375 F degrees.
  • In the mixer of your bowl whisk together all the dry ingredients. Add egg, water and sour cream or yogurt and mix until well incorporated.
  • Pour batter in prepared pan and bake for about 35 to 45 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the middle of the cake comes out clean.

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