Cooking by the Book Beorn’s Honey Cake

Honey cakes were the Beorning’s specialty in the Lord of the Rings. This tender and sweet cake is easy enough to replicate and perfect to top with butter and honey!


138 grams (1 cup) cornmeal

120 grams (1 cup) all purpose flour

110 grams (1/2 cup) sugar

1 tablespoon baking powder

1 teaspoon salt

240 ml (1 cup) milk

60 ml (1/4 cup) honey

4 cardamom pods

1 cinnamon stick

57 grams (1/4 cup) butter




Stay Fancy! ;)

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