In her lusty soliloquy in Ulysses, Molly Bloom recalls “the day I got him to propose to me yes first I gave him the bit of seedcake out of my mouth.” Here’s the seed cake recipe from my book. Containing leavening and seeds, it’s not suitable for Passover, but can be enjoyed throughout the rest of spring, throughout the whole year. Plus, who else will give you a seed cake recipe, Job and James Joyce together in one Meatless Monday post? Only me, folks. Yessssss.
*Less processed than white sugar, it looks similar to light brown sugar. It’s sold in natural food stores and in many supermarkets. It’s the go-to sugar in all “Feeding the Hungry Ghost” recipes.