- 1/2 lb (2 sticks) butter
- 3 cups sugar
- 3 cups all-purpose flour
- 6 eggs
- 1/2 pint whipping cream
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1 teaspoon lemon flavor
- Optional: 1 to 2 teaspoons lemon zest, finely ground
- Combine butter and sugar; mix well.
- Add 1 egg and beat. Repeat with remaining eggs.
- Slowly add flour while mixing.
- Add remaining ingredients; beat well.
- Put in cold oven (do not preheat) at 300 F.
- Bake 2 hours.
(Granny’s Notes: My uncle, Dwight Black, my mother’s brother.)