Scout reports, miss maudie baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight  shinny is a slang term for liquor also in to kill a mockingbird , miss maudie bakes a lane cake for mr avery, who was severely injured in an attempt to put out a fire in her home. A lane cake is a layered sponge cake filled with a rich mixture of egg yolks, butter, sugar, raisins and whiskey and topped with boiled icing. Miss maudie would bake one large cake and three mini cakes jem, scout, and dill got the smaller cakes, and the large one was for miss maudie in chapter 22, jem got a slice from the larger cake and not a mini cake. I started bugging my mom relentlessly to find a recipe for miss maudie's famous lane cake, a cake, scout says, so loaded with shinny it made me tight (211) i had no idea what this meant but the words alone sounded good enough to eat and i was certain it was the best cake on earth. Miss maudie baked another lane cake in to kill a mockingbird as a thank-you to one of the men that helped fight the fire that burned her house down the recipe when i started looking for lane cake recipes, the amount of whiskey included was an important factor.
Lane cake recipes vary from state to state, kitchen to kitchen, and part of baking a lane cake is developing your own take on it unlike miss maudie, castella and stone are happy to share what. Lane cake comes up several times in harper lee's to kill a mockingbird miss maudie atkinson — the finches' neighbor — is known all over the fictitious town of maycomb for her famous lane. Miss maudie atkinson baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight - scout finch in harper lee's to kill a mockingbird lane cake is a southern cake popular during the holiday season, steeped in tradition and a fair bit of bourbon.
Lane cake was mentioned several times in to kill a mockingbird scout finch said, miss maudie atkinson baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight (shinny is slang for liquor) scout finch said, miss maudie atkinson baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight (shinny is slang for liquor. The lane cake, one of alabama's more famous culinary specialties, was created by emma rylander lane of clayton, barbour countyit is a type of white sponge cake made with egg whites and consists of four layers that are filled with a mixture of the egg yolks, butter, sugar, raisins, and whiskey. Scout conceives miss maudie as an affable neighbor who rewards the children with baked goods this is a recipe that miss maudie could have used to create a delectable, mouth-watering cake being the inquisitive child she is, scout would long for the classified recipe and make it herself.
In one chapter, a gift of a lane cake was given to aunt alexandra by miss maudie atkinson in the book, the young female narrator named scout has this to say about the cake gift: miss maudie baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight. Lane cake has long been considered a labor-of-love cake, and it was even written about in harper lee's novel to kill a mockingbird in the book, when aunt alexandra came to live with the finch family, miss maudie atkinson baked a lane cake to welcome her. Miss maudie atkinson baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight miss maudie later decides that a lane cake is in order when a neighbour is hurt on the night miss maudie's house catches fire. Scout, in to kill a mockingbird, says, miss maudie made a lane cake so full of shinny it made me tight shinny, of course, being slang for liquor most often bourbon, in the case of the lane cake.
First created in 1890 by emma rylander lane of clayton, alabama, the lane cake became a star after it was mentioned in harper lee's to kill a mockingbird, when miss maudie atkinson made a lane cake to welcome her aunt alexandra lane cake was once considered a special occasion-only cake because the egg whites and to be beaten by hand. Miss maudie's lane cake is a source of pride, so much so that even when her house is partially burned (and she finds herself staying with a rival lane cake baker), she continues baking them says miss maudie, soon as i can get my hands clean and when stephanie crawford's not looking, i'll make him [mr avery] a lane cake. For generations of southerners, a lane cake on a table has signaled a major celebration the tall, fluffy, snow-white cake is filed with a rich sweet mixture of egg yolks, butter, and raisins. Miss maudie atkinson baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight -- scout, to kill a mockingbird (this recipe substitutes bourbon for the shinny lane cake (white cake, custard/fruit/nut filling, boiled icing) from cakespy. What type of caked is miss maudie going to make for mr avery and who is after that recipe lane cake and stephanie why can't miss stephanie follow miss maudie's cake reciepe.
Miss maudie's lane cake recipe page history last edited by lisa nocita 6 years, 7 months ago for generations of southerners, a lane cake on a table has signaled a major celebration. The classic southern lane cake pops up a couple of times in the book, generally as a welcome, and almost certainly to allow the baker to show off their baking finesse miss maudie tells scout that miss stephanie, who has been after her recipe for thirty years, will never learn her secrets. Tweet — chef's note — miss maudie baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight - scout this recipe is a tribute to harper lee, who recently passed away.
American cakes - lane cake history and recipe - history of lane cake and a traditional recipe for this classic southern boozy layer cake from food historian gil marks miss maudie atkinson baked a lane cake so loaded with shinny it made me tight.
Miss maudie usually makes three small cakes for jem, scout, and dill after the trial, she makes two small cakes for scout and dill and cuts jem a piece from the adult cake, symbolizing that he is. Eat like miss maudie, and not miss stephanie: lane cake with actually quantifiable measurements 4 mr underwood had no use for any organization but the maycomb tribune, of which he was the sole. In her day, lane made the cake in medium pie tins lined with brown paper rather than in cake pans the initial recipe called for one wine-glass of good whiskey or brandy in the filling.