Lady Baltimore cake
Definition of Lady Baltimore cake
: a usually white butter cake with boiled frosting and a filling of chopped raisins, figs, and nuts — compare lord baltimore cake
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Origin and Etymology of lady baltimore cake
probably after Lady Baltimore, wife of Lord Baltimore †1632 — more at baltimore
First Known Use: 1889
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