The whiskey gives it a rich flavor and of course the alcohol evaporates with baking. People who say they don't like honey cake like this one.

Ingredients

  • 6 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups honey
  • 1 1/3 cups oil
  • 1 1/4 cups hot water mixed with 6 teaspoons instant coffee
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3 1/2 cups flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon allspice
  • 2 teaspoons ginger
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 3/4 teaspoon cloves
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup whiskey

Directions

Beat eggs and sugar. Add all liquids and mix. Then add dry ingredients. Line 9x13 pan with wax paper. Bake at 300 degrees for approximately 1 hour, until an inserted knife comes out clean. You can also pour the batter in small pans.