3 1/2 cups sifted flour
1/4 tsp. salt
1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1 1/2 cup nuts, walnuts, or almonds
3/4 cup sugar
4 tsp. vegetable oil
2 cups dark honey
1/2 cup brewed coffee
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1/4 tsp. nutmeg
1/8 tsp. powdered cloves
1/2 tsp. ginger
Sift flour, salt, baking powder, baking soda, cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves
and ginger together (spices depend on your personal taste).
Beat eggs, gradually adding the sugar. Beat until thick and light in
color. Beat in oil, honey and coffee; stir in flour mixture and nuts.
Grease an 11x16x4 inch baking pan and line with aluminum foil. For 2 smaller
cakes, use two 9 inch loaf pans. Turn the batter into the pan(s). Bake
at 325 deg F (170 deg C) 1-1/4 hours for the large cake, 50 minutes for
the 2 smaller ones, or until browned and cake tester comes out clean.
Cool on a cake rack before removing from pan.