Ingredients

For the Cake

Scant 2 cups flour
⅔ cup sugar
1 Tbsp baking powder
Scant ⅔ cup unsalted butter
1 Egg
¾ cup lingonberry preserves

 

For the Icing

⅔ cup oatmeal
3 Tbsp butter
½ cup sugar
1 Tsp vanilla sugar (½ teaspoon extract)

  

 

For the Cake

Step 1

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.

 

Step 2

Combine flour, sugar, and baking powder then cut in the butter with pastry blender.

 

Step 3

Add the egg and mix well.

 

Step 4

Spread into a greased 8"x12" pan.

 

Step 5

Spread the preserves over the batter.

 

Step 6

Bake 25-30 minutes, until golden. Cool in the pan.

 


The Norwegian Kitchen is available for purchase, through the Vesterheim Bookstore.

Vesterheim Museumsbutikk
523 West Water Street
Decorah, 
IA 52101
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