1/2 cup butter

1/2 cup sugar

1 egg

1 cup honey

2 1/2 cups sifted flour

1/2 teaspoon salt

1 1/2 teaspoons bicarbonate of soda

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon ginger

1/2 teaspoon cloves

1 cup hot water



Cream butter and sugar and add beaten egg, add honey, then flour, soda, cinnamon, ginger, cloves, and salt (sifted together), lastly add water. Beat till smooth, bake in a well greased tin in a moderate oven for 30 minutes.