Orange Blossom Honey Cake Recipe

Our Orange Blossom Honey Cake Recipe is perfect for Rosh Hashanah and so delicious - your Bubbie will be proud!  You can use any honey you prefer, we are baking this cake with Orange Blossom Honey because of the sweet citrus flavor it adds.  


  • 4 eggs
  • 1 c Orange Blossom Honey
  • 1½ c sugar
  • 1 c oil
  • 1 c strong coffee 
  • ½ tsp baking soda
  • 1 squeeze of lemon juice
  • 2½ c unbleached flour
  • 2 tsp. baking powder
  • a pinch of salt
  • a sprinkle of cinnamon
  • ½ tsp. vanilla


  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees.
  2. Whisk together all wet ingredients, combine all dry ingredients, then mix together until batter is smooth. 
  3. Pour batter into 1 9x13 pan or 2 8” rounds.  Bake 45 minutes. Check the center of the cake with a toothpick to make sure it is done.  Add baking time if needed.
  4. Enjoy!